Mayor of Barrow - 2021/2022 - Councillor Helen Wall
Helen was elected as Mayor for the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness on 21st April, 2021.
Helen has been a Borough Councillor representing South Walney since May 2011 and is lead member for wildlife and heritage. She is divorced with three grown up children, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Helen grew up in Dalton and spent nearly all her working life as a reporter on the Evening Mail, where one of her roles was arts correspondent and theatre critic. Helen loves taking walks in the Barrow borough landscapes and wildlife habitats and taking photographs, mostly of flowers as they will stay still for long enough.