The Worshipful The Civic Mayor of Tameside 2012-2013
Councillor Brenda Warrington
Councillor Brenda Warrington was elected to Tameside Council to represent Denton West Ward in May 2002.
Councillor Warrington has been married to Graham for 40 years. They have one son, David, Daughter in Law, Helen and two Grandchildren, Mathew and Aimee.
Councillor Warrington was born in Denton and has lived in Tameside all her life.
Councillor Warrington is the Council’s Lead Member for Health & External Relations, Lead Member for Scrutiny and Chair of the Personal and Health Services Scrutiny Panel.
Councillor Warrington represents Tameside at the Local Government Association Councillors’ Forum, AGMA/GMCA Scrutiny Pool, Greater Manchester Health Scrutiny Panel and the Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Council of Governors.
Councillor Warrington is a Member of the Denton and Audenshaw District Assembly.
Councillor Warrington was Deputy Mayor of Tameside in 2008/9.
Councillor Warrington hopes to meet many community and voluntary groups during her year in office and is particularly interested in promoting opportunities for Tameside Citizens of all generations to achieve their full potential in education, vocational and leisure pursuits.
Councillor Warrington enjoys walking with dogs, skiing, reading, gardening and relaxing in the Lake District whenever the opportunity arises. She loves her tropical fish and many adopted dogs and cats.
Councillor Warrington will be supported during her Mayoral year by her husband and Mayoral Consort, Graham. Councillor Vincent Ricci and his wife, Julie will undertake the duties of Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress.