We are delighted to share the news that Gregory Jones has been elected as the new Alderman for Farringdon Without.
This is the official statement from the returning officer….
An election took place today to elect an Alderman for the Ward of Farringdon Without. The result was as follows
Helen Ginette CARR 26 votes
Robert Charles HUGHES-PENNEY 98 votes
Gregory Percy JONES 443 votes
Rejected votes: 2
Therefore Gregory Percy JONES has duly been elected as Alderman for the Ward of Farringdon Without.
A resounding and well deserved victory for Gregory; congratulations to him and his team.
Here is the official City of London site for the Ward http://democracy.cityoflondon.gov.uk/mgUserInfo.aspx?UID=1220
Want to know more about the duties of an alderman…… https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/about-the-city/how-we-make-decisions/Documents/Aldermen-Job-Description.pdf
Update 9th March We are delighted to report that Gregory was sworn in at the Guildhall, with Past Master Nigel Pullman and Clerk Brigadier David Santa Ollala in attendance.
Photo shows aldermen, from the left, Charles Bowman, David Wootton, Gregory Jones, LM Andrew Parmley, Ian Luder, Michael Bear. Seated at the table are the Chamberlain (Peter Kane) and police Commissioner (Ian Dyson) on the left, and the Town Clerk (John Barradell) and his assistant (Lorraine Brook) on the right.