Introducing the Mayor of Barrow-in-Furness.

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. 


Deputy Mayor of Barrow

The Deputy Mayor of Barrow for 2021/2022 is Councillor Hayley Preston

Link to the list of forthcoming Mayoral Engagements and Mayoral Invitation Form.


Link to list of former Mayors of Barrow-in-Furness.