Councillor Wajid Khan
Councillor Wajid Khan has been installed as the Mayor of Burnley for the coming year.
His wife Anam will act as Mayoress and his brother Zahid as consort.
"We will bring innovation, creativity and modernism to our role as Mayor and Mayoress whilst respecting and appreciating our borough’s traditions and history," he said.
Coun. Khan was born in Burnley and has lived in the town all his life.
The Mayor's charity for the year will support homelessness charity Shelter as well as raising money for local community and voluntary groups.
This year's deputy Mayor is Councillor Mark Townsend.
If you require any further information on the current or past Mayors please contact the Mayor's Officer on 01282 477106 or firstname.lastname@example.org