In 1977 the Council was granted Borough status and the first Mayor was elected. Since being granted Borough status in 1977, there have been 41 Mayors in office including the current Mayor, Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE.

A new Mayor takes up office each year in Broxtowe and they attend over 400 events during a year in office.

These events range from the very formal occasions where the Mayor represents the people of Broxtowe at official openings, launches, at cheque presentations, or attending Council funded events like play-schemes, sports functions and charity events. The Mayor will also visit Broxtowe residents on special occasions such as golden weddings and other significant anniversaries and birthdays. The Civic Office was named Civic Office of the Year 2012.


Cllr Halimah Khaled MBE


Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE was installed as the 41st Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe at the annual meeting of Broxtowe Borough Council held in May 2017.

Find out more about the Mayor by downloading her Mayor's Profile.




 Deputy Mayor

 Cllr Burnett


The Deputy Mayor, Councillor Derek Burnett BEM will assist Councillor Khaled as Deputy Mayor during the 2017/18 civic year.

Find out more about Derek on his Councillor Profile.



Request a Visit

If you would like to request the Mayor to attend an event, special anniversaries or birthday, please fill out the online form.


Each year the Mayor supports a chosen charities and organises a number of events to help raise money for these charities. This year the Mayor has chosen to support Wellbeing of Women.

Full details about the Mayor's planned charity events are available by visiting the Charities page.

Past Mayors

Should you wish to know about Broxtowe's history, we have a list of all of our past mayors.


Civic Office
tel: 0115 917 3210