On Wednesday, 4th November 2020, Garstang Youth Council was delighted to re-elect Youth Councillor Declan Stephen as Youth Mayor of Garstang for a further year until October 2021.
Declan first joined the Youth Council in January 2016 and has already served as Youth Mayor for 2019-20. Sadly due to the coronavirus pandemic Youth Mayor Declan’s fundraising had to be suspended however with a supportive group of Youth Councillors, the Youth Council is exploring covid safe fundraising and social activities to kickstart the new civic year.
Youth Mayor Declan has already raised a substantial sum of money for Garstang In Bloom, an organisation close to his heart.
Garstang Youth Council was also delighted to re-elect Jorge Pollard as Deputy Youth Mayor as well.
Despite the current restrictions the Youth Council continues to meet virtually and welcomes anyone interested in joining to attend by contacting the Town Clerk.
The next meeting is taking place on the 16th December, the dress code is Christmas fancy dress!