The Mayor of Knowsley 2014-15

Published on: Monday, 09-June-2014

Councillor Frank Walsh is the new Mayor of Knowsley for this year.

After a 31 year career with the fire service, Cllr Walsh was first elected to Knowsley Council as a councillor for St Gabriel’s ward in 2008.

A lifelong Huyton resident, he is a former pupil of St Dominic’s Primary, Junior and Secondary Modern schools.

As well as serving on a range of committees and boards, Cllr Walsh is a passionate champion of his local community and is the Chair of the Friends of McGoldrick and Sawpit Parks.

Cllr Walsh’s niece, Janet, is the Mayoress.

In 2014/15, he will raise funds for Acorn Farm and The Apple Trust, as well as making donations to Huyton-with-Roby Sea Cadets and Huyton Air Cadets.

Cllr Walsh said: “I am delighted to be serving my borough as Mayor this year. Knowsley is a fantastic place and I am really looking forward to visiting our communities throughout the year to meet residents and see the great things happening here.

“I will also be working hard to raise awareness of my chosen charities and raise money for such good causes.”