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Colchester Council appoint future mayor
8:17am Friday 21st February 2014 in News
A CALL has been made for the political row over Colchester’s future mayor not to happen again.
There was a long-standing tradition in the council that the longeset serving councillor who wants the job will get it.
That would have seen Labour’s Julie Young being appointed deputy mayor for 2014/15 and then mayor for the following year.
However, the Liberal Democrats put forward Theresa Higgins for the prestigious position.
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