Leeds City Council - Archive (Lord Mayor)

2019
23
May
2019
Councillor Eileen Taylor has been announced as the new Lord Mayor of Leeds for 2019/20. She was handed the chains at the council’s Annual General Meeting yesterday (22 May), taking over from Cllr Graham Latty. Cllr Taylor is the 126th Lord Mayor o...
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17
May
2019
In just over a few months Leeds City Council staff and partners have fundraised £3,605 in support of the Lord Mayor’s appeal. The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Graham Latty, joined by Catherine McCallum from St. Gemma’s Hospice, visited the fund...
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2018
07
June
2018
One of the city’s most popular civic events, Leeds Armed Forces Day, will this year be held in a brand new city centre location. As part of a special day of celebrations marking the courage, dedication and commitment of personnel serving in the Br...
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2017
07
September
2017
The Lord Mayor of Leeds will be attending a special event tomorrow to mark 100 years since tens of thousands of men were killed at Passchendaele, the third Battle of Ypres in 1917. The event takes place in Ypres, Belgium (Friday 8 September) and will...
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2016
24
June
2016
Over 120 voluntary and community groups and charities have been recognised by the Lord Mayor of Leeds for the contribution they make to the city. More than 200 individuals were welcomed to an event at Leeds Civic Hall where there were opportunitie...
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2015
23
December
2015
Representatives of the popular Leeds German Market have served up a festive treat for the Lord Mayor’s charity appeal. Each year, the operators of the German Christmas Market make a donation to selected charities in the city, and this year have ta...
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06
May
2015
The Lord Mayor of Leeds Cllr David Congreve will be joining members of the city’s Nepalese community tomorrow (Friday 8 May) on Millennium Square at 9pm to remember the victims of the recent Nepalese earthquake. This will be marked by a candle li...
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26
April
2015
Residents, businesses, groups, organisations and popular visitor attractions to name but a few came together last Friday to raise money for the first ever ‘Just One Day’ campaign held in the city. Organised in aid of the Leeds Lord Mayor Cllr Davi...
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