The Mayor, Councillor Peter Baillie


Councillor Peter Baillie became the 797th Mayor of Southampton on 15 May 2019 following his term as Sheriff of the City.

The charities for his Mayoral Year are Leukemia Busters, Communicare and Young Life International.

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The Sheriff, Councillor Susan Blatchford


Councillor Susan Blatchford is the 582nd 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 Monday 1 July to Wednesday 31 July 2019

Monday 01 July 2019
Mayor presenting badge to Mayor’s Cadet – Sea Cadet Unit

Tuesday 02 July 2019
Mayor attending Annual Awards Evening – St Johns Ambulance

Wednesday 03 July 2019
Mayor attending Consecration of Bishop Debbie Sellin – St Pauls Cathedral, London
Mayor attending Lord Mayor of Portsmouth Black Tie Dinner

Thursday 04 July 2019
Mayor attending ESOL Students Award Event – Mayor’s reception room

Saturday 06 July2019
Mayor Opening Summer Festival of St James Park
Mayor attending Mayor’s Day – County Bowling Club
Mayor attending Showcase Music School Production – Guildhall
Sheriff attending Southampton Youth Brass Band – Chandlers Ford

Sunday 07 July 2019
Mayor attending Annual Peace Walk – Peace Fountain
Mayor attending Derby Run 3 – West Itchen Community Trust

Monday 08 July 2019
Mayor attending Key Stage 1 Civic Award Presentation – Woolston Infant School

Tuesday 09 July 2019
Mayor hosting Italian & Romanian Students – Mayor’s Parlour
Mayor attending High Sheriff’s Summer Party – Upham House

Wednesday 10 July 2019
Mayor attending CPSC Awards – Chilworth Manor

Thursday 11 July 2019
Mayor attending Prize Giving Southampton Schools in Bloom Competition
Mayor attending South coast Business Awards – St Mary’s Stadium
Sheriff attending Solent Graduation Dinner – The Spark

Friday 12 July 2019
Mayor attending Speech Competition – Townhill Junior School

Saturday 13 July 2019
Mayor attending MELA Festival – Hoglands Park
Mayor attending Southampton Youth Orchestra Gala Concert – Romsey Abbey

Sunday 14 July 2019
Mayor attending Installation Service – Bishop Debbie Sellin – Winchester Cathedral

Tuesday 16 July 2019
Mayor attending two Citizenship Ceremonies
Mayor hosting Chinese Student Visit – Mayor’s Reception Room

Wednesday 17 July 2019
Full Council

Thursday 18 July 2019
Sheriff hosting Chinese Student visit – Mayor’s Reception Room
Mayor attending 40th Celebration of Ex NHS Health Workers – Shirley Methodist Hall

Friday 19 July 2019
Mayor attending Civic Awards to Year 2 Children – Sholing Infant School

Saturday 20 July 2019
Mayor attending Mayor’s Trophy Banister Park Bowling Club – Banister Park

Sunday 21 July 2019
Mayor attending 2 Day Open Bowls Singles Tournament Prize-Giving – Atherley Bowling Club

Thursday 25 July 2019
Mayor attending 50th Anniversary SETA Awards Evening for Engineering Apprentices – SETA Training Facility

Friday 26 July 2019
Mayor attending Play Day 2019 – Hoglands Park
Sheriff hosting Chinese Students from Jiaozhao – Mayor’s