The Annual Meeting when the Mayor is elected is also the time when the Mayor announces their chosen Charities for their time as Mayor.
The Deputy Mayor will support the Mayor throughout the year by representing the Council when the Mayor is unavailable or has another engagement.
The Current Mayor is Councillor Steffan Wiliam. Mayor Wiliam is in the Plaid Cymru party and has been part of Barry Town Council since 1999
The office of Mayor is one of the most ancient offices in British History but has changed its role, importance and public perception throughout the centuries.