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 August 2018

Friday 31 August 2018
Sheriff attending the opening ActionCOACH Solent new offices
Mayor attending the Mayflower Court Summer Fete at Mayflower Court

Summary from 1 September - 30 September 2018

Saturday 1 September 2018
Mayor attending Glen Lee Residential Care Home Fete

Sunday 2 September 2018
Mayor attending the Merchant Navy Day Church Service
Sheriff attending ‘Hands of Love celebrating 70 years of NHS

Monday 3 September 2018
Mayor hosting the flag raising of the Red Ensign Flag for Merchant Navy Day

Tuesday 4 September 2018
Mayor hosting a reception for Derby Run Volunteers

Wednesday 5 September 2018
Mayor attending the Chairman of HCC Civic Day

Friday 7 September 2018
Mayor visiting Solent University
Mayor hosting visit from Bitterne Manor Primary School
Mayor and Sheriff attending the Knighthood Installation and the Southampton (Old) Bowling Green

Saturday 8 September 2018
Mayor attending the Summer Reading Challenge (West of the City)

Monday 10 September 2018
Mayor attending Test Valley Showcasing event at the Hawk Conservancy Trust
Mayor attending Vaults, Vino and a Ton of Cheese event in St Michaels Square

Wednesday 12 September 2018
Mayor attending Mayor of Fareham Civic Day

Friday 14 September 2018
Mayor attending King Edward VI school prize giving

Saturday 15 September 2018
Mayor visiting Southampton Combined Court open day
Mayor attending Royal Air Forces Association memorial event at Spitfire Court, Woolston

Sunday 16 September 2018
Mayor attending the Battle of Britain Church Service at St. Marks Church

Monday 17 September 2018
Mayor attending Peace Flower Festival at St. Joseph’s Church, Bugle Street
Council Briefing

Tuesday 18 September 2018
Two Citizenship Ceremonies
Mayor attending a tour around the Southampton Walls
Mayor attending Mid Autumn Festival of Chinese Association of Southampton

Wednesday 19 September 2018
Full Council

Friday 21 September 2018
Mayor attending Boat Show Lunch
Mayor hosting Golden and Diamond Anniversary tea

Saturday 22 September 2018
Mayor attending the Summer Reading Challenge (East of City)
Mayor attending Ordination and Induction of Tessa Henry-Robinson at Bitterne United Reform Church
Mayor attending Golden Jubilee of the Arts Society at the Southampton City Art Gallery

Sunday 23 September 2018
Mayor attending Southampton Rotary Club’s Centenary Year Charity Lunch

Monday 24 September 2018
Mayor attending Foundry Lane Primary School for Young Person’s Civic Awards Assembly

Wednesday 26 September 2018
Mayor presenting awards for Southampton in Bloom at Haskins Garden Centre
Sheriff attending Mayflower Opening

Thursday 27 September 2018
Sheriff attending the launch of Black History Month at St. Mary’s Fire Station

Friday 28 September 2018
Mayor and Sheriff hosting reception for the Sheriff’s Conference

Saturday 29 September 2018
Mayor and Sheriff attending the Sheriff’s Conference AGM in the Council Chamber
Mayor and Sheriff attending the Sheriff’s Conference dinner

Sunday 30 September 2018
Mayor and Sheriff attending Sunday Service at St. Michaels Church as part of the Sheriff’s conference

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