A NEW mayor has been announced for Gedling borough.
Councillor Viv McCrossen will shortly take up the role as Gedling borough’s first citizen. Cllr McCrossen is currently Deputy Mayor of Gedling. and also a Labour councilor for the Woodthorpe Ward.
She will take over from current mayor Cllr Sandra Barnes.
Mrs Barnes last night announced that she had raised £15,000 to help tackle pancreatic cancer – her chosen cause during her year in office.
Cllr McCrossen last night announced that the Nottingham branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association will be her charity of choice during her year in office.
She told fellow councilors at a meeting last night that she chose the charity after “having seen the impact the disease had on neighbours.”