The Mayor

The Mayor is the ceremonial civic head of the Council, having been elected by fellow councillors.   

The role of the Mayor is politically impartial and only members of the Royal Family or the Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire have higher precedence in the Borough.
The Mayor’s full title is The Worshipful the Mayor of the Borough of Broxbourne. The Mayor is elected each year at the Annual Meeting of the Council at the start of the new municipal year.
The Mayor 
The Mayor for 2017/18 is Councillor Carol Crump. Councillor Mrs Crump has been a councillor since 2002.  She was brought up in Cheshunt. The eldest of five children, she attended Burleigh School and later Cheshunt Secondary Modern, now Cheshunt School. Carol has two daughters and six grandchildren, all of whom live in the Borough of Broxbourne. For the past thirty years her family business has been based in Cheshunt and she has been involved with various local bodies including the Brownies, Young Carers and the local Parkinson's support group and as Governor of Arlesdene Nursery School. When Carol was Mayor in 2008/9 she initiated the first St. George's Fun Day Celebration at Grundy Park which has now become an annual event.

The Deputy Mayor

The Deputy Mayor for 2017/18 is Councillor Steve Wortley and the Deputy Mayoress is Corinne Wortley.

Mayoral Invitations

To invite the Mayor to attend your function please complete an engagement form and write to the Mayor’s Secretary at the address below or the email address at the bottom of this page. If the Mayor is unable to attend, the Deputy Mayor will be asked to go as the Mayor’s representative.

Postal correspondence should be addressed to:

The Mayor’s Parlour

Broxbourne Borough Council
Bishops’ College


Charity - Herts Air Ambulance and Alzheimer's Society

Please support the Mayor's Charity for 2017 – 2018 - the Herts Air Ambulance and the Alzheimer's Society. Donations can be sent in to the Mayor's Secretary - cheques payable to 'Borough of Broxbourne Mayor's Charity (2017/18) Fund'


Friday 12, Herts Heroines Exhibition Opening, Lowewood Museum, Hoddesdon - DEPUTY MAYOR  

Friday 12, Mayhem Theatre Launch Evening, Goffs Oak Village Hall - MAYOR

Saturday 13, Great Borough Walk, various locations within the Borough - MAYOR

Tuesday 16, Isabel Hospice Annual Meeting, Welwyn Garden City - MAYOR

Friday 19, Grand Opening of Oakview Lodge Care Home, Oakview Lodge Centre, Welwyn Garden City - MAYOR

Friday 19, Afternoon Tea in the Parlour for Year of the Environment Photo Competition Winners, Mayor's Parlour - MAYOR/DEPUTY MAYOR

Wednesday 24, Young Enterprise Launchpad Programme, Hertford Regional College, Turnford - MAYOR

Thursday 25, Special Attestation Ceremony, Herts Police Headquarters, Welwyn Garden City - MAYOR

Friday 26, Holocaust Memorial Service, Lowewood Museum/Spotlight - MAYOR

Monday 29, Holocaust Memorial Event, Stevenage Borough Council - MAYOR