On the site you will find information about the city of Bangor, what is happening here as well as some of its background and history. There are links to information about the High Street, to the various attractions in the Bangor area and to forthcoming events in the City. You can also learn about the Bangor City Council, who is your local Councillor and what services the Council provides for the community. There is the timetable for Council and Committee meetings and the minutes of those meetings.
More information: Hendrewen Road, Bangor – order 2016
The position of Mace Bearer gives something to the local community on a voluntary basis. carrying with pride the Mace of Bangor City Council which was chartered in 1883.
Duties include leading the City Council procession headed by the Mayor or the Deputy Mayor during celebrations, eg marching through the city and attending official ceremonies such as Remembrance Sunday and the Mayoral Civic Sunday.
Leading the Mayor of the City Council into the Meeting Chamber approx. ten times a year and attend functions where the Mayor is wearing the official robe and chain of office.
Occasionally acting as a Master of Ceremony at evening functions.
Upholding the dignity and respect of the City and its Council at all time . Reporting and liaising always with the Town Clerk of the Bangor City Council.
The Mace Bearer will meet lots of important and influential people. The position is ceremonial and requires tact and diplomacy to handle unpredictable situations.
To apply please detail experience and why you would like to fulfil this role on no more than two sides of A4 paper or by email to:
Ian Jones ACIS, B A (Hons.), CiLCA
City of Bangor Council
Phone: 01248 352 421