The Town Mayor

Town Mayor of Houghton Regis 2019-20 

Following the Annual Meeting on Wednesday 15th May 2019, Houghton Regis Town Council is pleased to announce that Councillor Martin S Kennedy has been elected as the Town Mayor of Houghton Regis for 2019/20. The Deputy Mayor is Councillor Tracey McMahon.

Cllr Kennedy was born in Dunstable and moved to Houghton Regis in 1982 when he got married. After having served as a Firefighter for 21 years, he then worked for the British Transport Police helping to train new Police Officers until his retirement in 2015.

Councillor Kennedy was first elected to Houghton Regis Town Council in 2015 has he and feels there is more to achieve in the next four years. Through the Town Council, Councillor Kennedy is looking to help secure improvements to peoples quality of life, through employment, lifelong learning opportunities and greater equality. Of particular concern is the problem of community safety and he would like to use his previous work experience to help address this town wide problem

During the next year, the new Mayor Councillor Kennedy will be raising funds towards The Fire Fighters Charity, East Anglian Air Ambulance and ‘High Five for Ollie’

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Do you have an event that you would like to invite the Town Mayor to attend?

If so, please contact Sarah Gelsthorp, Civic and Events Officer on 01582 708540 or email


Details of the events that the Mayor has attended each month will be uploaded shortly.


Last updated about 1 year ago