Councillor Stephen Barnes-Andrews became the 796th Mayor of Southampton on 16 May 2018 following his term as Sheriff of the City.

The charities for his Mayoral Year are Rose Road Association and Sunday Lunch Project.

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Councillor Peter Baillie is the 581 Sheriff of Southampton.

The Mayor's Office provides support for the Mayor and Sheriff. The office manages their diaries and provides information and guidance for groups and organisations who wish to invite the Mayor to events

Mayor and Sheriff’s diaries

This diary is updated regularly and every effort is made to ensure all events are accurate and up to date. However, some events and dates may be changed at the last minute, therefore we apologise for any inconvenience caused in such cases.

Summary from 1 - 31 July 2018

Sunday 1 July 2018
Armed Forces Day – Meeting at Holyrood Road Church
Sheriff attending Family Proms
Mayor attending Peace Walk – Greek Orthodox Church in Bernard Street

Monday 2 July 2018
Mayor attending Achievement celebration for Looked After Young Adults and Children – St Mary’s Stadium

Tuesday 3 July 2018
Mayor meeting Thornhill Stroke Support Group – Mayor’s Reception Room
Mayor and Sheriff - Courtesy Calls – Mayor’s Reception Room

Thursday 5 July 2018
Sheriff attending Learn, Excel, Aspire programme final workshop and presentation – Mayors Parlour
Sheriff attending NHS 70th Birthday party – The Bandstand
Mayor attending a Service to celebrate 70 years of NHS in Winchester Cathedral

Saturday 7 July 2018
Sheriff attending Showcase end of year celebration concert – Southampton Guildhall

Monday 9 July 2018
Sheriff attending Southampton in Bloom Schools presentation

Tuesday 10 July 2018
Sheriff meeting European students – Mayor’s Reception Room

Wednesday 11 July 2018
Sheriff attending Solent Graduation Ceremony School of Media Arts and Technology – O2 Guildhall
Sheriff attending No Limits Launching New Social Enterprise – Grand Harbour Hotel

Thursday 12 July 2018
Sheriff attending Certificate Presentation – Bitterne CE Primary School
Sheriff – Opportunity Education visiting students from China – Mayor’s Parlour

Friday 13 July 2018
Mayor attending Southampton Shipowners Association Charity Ball – Grand Café

Saturday 14 July 2018
Mayor attending Friends of St. James park summer Festival – Shirley
Mayor to officially open Southampton Mela Festival
Mayor attending Friends of Southampton Youth Brass Band summer concert - Chandlers Ford Methodist Church

Sunday 15 July 2018
Mayor attending The Patients of the Kingston Mencap Centre – Southampton City Golf Club

Tuesday 17 July 2018
Citizenship Ceremony – Mayor’s Reception Room

Wednesday 18 July 2018
Sheriff Official opening Bitterne Shed Club

Thursday 19 July 2018
Sheriff attending Year 2 Good Citizen Awards – Portswood Primary School

Friday 20 July 2018
Mayor attending Opening of Metro Bank – West Quay
Mayor attending Meachers Global Logistics 60th Anniversary – The Jetty Southampton Harbour Hotel
Sheriff Attending Graduation Ceremony Faculty of Health Sciences

Saturday 21 July 2018
Sheriff attending Mayor’s Trophy – Banister Park Bowling

Sunday 22 July 2018
Sheriff attending Atherley Bowling Club prize giving

Tuesday 24 July 2018
Mayor Officially opening Assisted Living Neighbourhood

Wednesday 25 July 2018
Mayor attending Graduation Ceremony – University of Southampton

Thursday 26 July 2018
Sheriff attending Princes Trust, Hants and Fire Rescue, Mayor’s Reception Room
Mayor presenting awards at SETA, SETA Training Centre, First Avenue, Millbrook

Friday 27 July 2018
Mayor attending Playday in Hoglands Park
Mayor hosting European Students in Reception Room
Sheriff attending Graduation ceremony Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences – Nuffield Theatre

Monday 30 July 2018
Mayor – China Students visit to the Mayor’s Parlour

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