Newly elected Councillor Sean Bateson has been confirmed as the new Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.
Taking up the position he congratulated his party colleague Brenda Chivers on her year representing Causeway Coast and Glens as first citizen.
Cllr Bateson said:
“I’m honoured that my party colleagues have selected me as Mayor.
“I’d like to congratulate my predecessor and party colleague, Brenda Chivers on her year as first citizen.
“I’m looking forward now to fulfilling my duties on behalf of all the citizens of this borough.
“This is an exciting year for Causeway Coast and Glens with the Golf Open in Portrush and all the opportunities that brings.”