CHILTON Town Council has appointed a new mayor for the remainder of the 2018-19 civic year.

Following the resignation of Councillor Tonya Duprey, an extraordinary meeting was held on Friday, January 25 ay which Councillor Michael Young was appointed as Mayor. Members and officers thanked Tonya for her time and the effort she invested into the town whilst serving as a councillor and extended their best wishes for the future.

Any resident wishing to contact the Council can call into the office, call 01388-721788 or email info@chiltondurham-tc.gov.uk