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The Morpeth Town Council Chairman is the Mayor of Morpeth and is the ceremonial head of the Town. The role came into being on the 1st April 2009 after the abolition of Castle Morpeth Borough Council and its mayoral role.

Morpeth Town Council maintains the historical and ceremonial traditions of the Office of Mayor who will promote the town locally, nationally and internationally.

Current Mayor of Morpeth – Councillor David Bawn


Past Mayors of Morpeth