About the Mayor


Richard Allen. 


Earl Shilton. 

Length of service  

First elected to the Borough Council in May 2011.


Wife Claire, mum Cindy and brother Chris.


Councillor Allen is giving up work to concentrate on giving the role of Mayor the focus it deserves.


Councillor Allen will be raising funds for Leicestershire Animal Aid at Huncote and the Leicestershire & Rutland Youth Sailing Association. 


The Mayor’s Chaplain will be Pastor Garry Kelly of the Cross Hills Baptist Church, Thornton. 

Outside interests 

In addition to his interest in motorsport, DIY and target shooting, Cllr and Mrs Allen have a dog, two cats and two horses.  

Mayor's Consort 

The Mayor’s Consort is Claire Allen. 

Deputy Mayor and Mayoress 

Councillor Ozzy and Mrs Jenny O’Shea. 

Last updated: 18/05/2016 10:27

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