The current Town Mayor for Ashby de la Zouch is Councillor Avril Wilson. Councillor Wilson’s tenure as the Town Mayor began in May 2022 and ends on Monday 20th May 2024. The Mayor can often be seen in and around the town opening events etc and acting as an ambassador to the town. If you would like to book the Mayor to attend an event or an opening please contact the office.
Born in Birmingham, I attended Bournville Schools. I moved to Ashby de la Zouch over 40 years ago. My three children have grown up and were educated here.
I worked for Social Services for 30 years in Management of Residential homes mostly for older adults. Continuing professional development I achieved NVQ4, Registered Manager and NVQ assessor. I have always been involved in Ashby town., supporting local businesses, retailers and civic life, currently I am a committee member for Ashby U3A. I will support and promote Ashby and undertake my civic duties as Mayor to the best of my abilities.