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 2018/19 is Councillor Carol Crump. Councillor 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 2018/19 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


Charities - Herts Air Ambulance and the Alzheimer's Society

Please support the Mayor's Charities for 2018–2019 - 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 (2018/19) Fund'


Saturday 25, Mayor's Charity BBQ

Sunday 26, Harlow Carnival Day - MAYOR

Friday 31, Tea in the Parlour - MAYOR/DEPUTY MAYOR

Friday 31, Welcome Service, Methodist Church - MAYOR


Saturday 1, Clayton Centre Tea Dance - MAYOR

Monday 3, Merchant Navy Flag Raising - MAYOR 

Tuesday 4, Broxbourne in Bloom Awards, Cheshunt Golf Centre - MAYOR

Thursday 6, Special Attestation Ceremony, Welwyn Garden City - MAYOR

Saturday 8, 600th Anniversary of St Mary's Church - MAYOR

Sunday 9, Green Flag Celebration, Old Highway - MAYOR

Thursday 13, Association Social Event, Herts Regional College - MAYOR

Friday 14, 60th Anniversary of Bonneygrove School - MAYOR

Friday 14, Book Launch, Haileybury College - MAYOR

Saturday 15, Heritage Open Day, Hoddesdon Quaker House - MAYOR

Sunday 16, Costermongers Harvest Festival, London - MAYOR

Sunday 16, Hoddesdon Football Club Family Fun Day - DEPUTY MAYOR

Sunday 16, Friends of St Augustines Annual Service - DEPUTY MAYOR

Thursday 20, Civic Visit and Lunch, Epping Forest - MAYOR