List of Mayors

Chronological list of Chairman and Town Mayors of East Grinstead Urban District Council and East Grinstead Town Council from 1894

  • 1894-1895 C.W.P. CRAWFURD First Chairman
  • 1895-1896 E.A.HEAD Chairman
  • 1896-1987 E.A. HEAD Chairman
  • 1897-1898 E.A. HEAD Chairman
  • 1898-1899 E.A. HEAD Chairman
  • 1899-1900 E.A. HEAD Chairman
  • 1900-1901 E.A. HEAD Chairman
  • 1901-1902 F.J.P. HARTIGAN Chairman
  • 1902-1903 W. MILBURN Chairman
  • 1903-1904 JAMES MORRIS Chairman
  • 1904-1905 C.H. EVERARD Chairman
  • 1905-1906 JOSEPH RICE J.P. Chairman
  • 1906-1907 W.H. HILLS Chairman
  • 1907-1908 J. DALZIEL Chairman
  • 1908-1909 J.P.W. GALLARD Chairman
  • 1909-1910 JOSEPH RICE J.P. Chairman
  • 1910-1911 A.T. BURT J.P. Chairman
  • 1911-1912 W.H. HILLS Chairman
  • 1912-1913 JOSEPH RICE J.P. Chairman
  • 1913-1914 E.L. STEER Chairman
  • 1914-1915 W.H. DIXON Chairman
  • 1915-1916 A.T. BURT J.P. Chairman
  • 1916-1917 A.H. JOHNSON Chairman
  • 1917-1918 W.H. HILLS Chairman
  • 1918-1919 E.O. WOOD Chairman
  • 1919-1920 A.T. BURT J.P. Chairman
  • 1920-1921 W.H. HILLS Chairman
  • 1921-1922 M.T. RIDLEY Chairman
  • 1922-1923 A.C. WATERS Chairman
  • 1923-1924 L.S. WOOD Chairman
  • 1924-1925 L.S. WOOD Chairman
  • 1925-1926 F.E RICHARDS Chairman
  • 1926-1927 W.E. COLBOURNE Chairman
  • 1927-1928 W.E. COLBOURNE Chairman
  • 1928-1929 A.D. MUSGRAVE Chairman
  • 1929-1930 C.S. JENKS Chairman
  • 1930-1931 C.S. JENKS Chairman
  • 1931-1932 J.M. PRESLEY Chairman
  • 1932-1933 MAJOR T. STEWART-INGLIS Chairman
  • 1933-1934 A.J.C. WILLNER Chairman
  • 1934-1935 A.T. BURT J.P. Chairman
  • 1935-1936 J.H. GRIFFIN Chairman
  • 1936-1937 J.H. GRIFFIN Chairman
  • 1937-1938 DR. S.L. WALKER Chairman
  • 1938-1939 T.F. FAIRHURST Chairman
  • 1939-1940 G. PACKER Chairman
  • 1940-1941 G. PACKER Chairman
  • 1941-1942 G. PACKER Chairman
  • 1942-1943 DR S.L. WALKER Chairman
  • 1943-1944 DR. S.L. WALKER Chairman
  • 1944-1945 H. YOUNG Chairman
  • 1945-1946 A.G. PERRY Chairman
  • 1946-1947 A.J. GOLDING Chairman
  • 1947-1948 ST. J. PAYNE Chairman
  • 1948-1949 L.W.E. DUNGEY Chairman
  • 1949- 1950 HARROLD CONNOLD Chairman
  • 1950-1951 A.G. PERRY Chairman
  • 1951-1952 F.H. BLUNDELL Chairman
  • 1952-1953 J.H. GRIFFIN Chairman
  • 1953-1954 LADY DUDLEY GORDON Chairman
  • 1954-1955 F.C. DART Chairman
  • 1955-1956 E.J. DAKIN Chairman
  • 1956-1957 MRS M.L. DEMPSTER Chairman
  • 1957-1958 J. ALLISON Chairman
  • 1958-1959 T. LEGGATT Chairman
  • 1959-1960 J.H. STENNING Chairman
  • 1960-1961 LADY DUDLEY GORDON Chairman
  • 1961-1962 F.G. MEADMORE Chairman
  • 1962-1963 R.G. SCRIVEN Chairman
  • 1963-1964 STUART ADAMS-JONES Chairman
  • 1964-1965 J.P. CONNOR Chairman
  • 1965-1966 DAVID E. NYE Chairman
  • 1966-1967 MATTHEW BURRIN Chairman
  • 1967-1968 T.G. BARKER Chairman
  • 1968-1969 T. WOODD Chairman
  • 1969-1970 IAN T. RUSH Chairman
  • 1970-1971 E.G. RUSHMAN Chairman
  • 1971-1972 G.J. KING Chairman
  • 1972-1973 D.H. GRIFFIN Chairman
  • 1973-1974 JOHN K. ANDREWS Town Mayor
  • 1974-1975 PHILIP M. J. HOSKINS Town Mayor
  • 1975-1976 F.D. (Frank) OSBORNE Town Mayor
  • 1976-1977 DENYS J. KING Town Mayor
  • 1977-1978 D.F. TRICKER Town Mayor
  • 1978-1979 RONALD J. COOPER Town Mayor
  • 1979-1980 F.D. (Frank) OSBORNE Town Mayor
  • 1980-1981 JEAN ANDREWS Town Mayor
  • 1981-1982 TED EVANS Town Mayor
  • 1982-1983 ALLAN TYLER Town Mayor
  • 1983-1984 RAY BOULGER Town Mayor
  • 1984-1985 J.A. COLLINGE Town Mayor
  • 1985-1986 VERONICA HORMAN Town Mayor
  • 1986-1987 ALEX H. LEGGAT Town Mayor
  • 1987-1988 D.R. COBURN Town Mayor
  • 1988-1989 PHILIP BRIGGS Town Mayor
  • 1989-1990 DAVID WOOSTER Town Mayor
  • 1990-1991 MELVIN PHILLIPS Town Mayor
  • 1991-1992 SHIRLEY CLARK Town Mayor
  • 1992-1993 ANDREW G BASS Town Mayor
  • 1993-1994 DAVID CLARK Town Mayor
  • 1994-1995 W.K.A. (Bill) BECKER Town Mayor
  • 1995-1996 JEAN GLYNN Town Mayor
  • 1996-1997 JAMES BALDWIN Town Mayor
  • 1997-1998 PAUL JOHNSON Town Mayor
  • 1998-1999 RICHARD LAWRENCE Town Mayor
  • 1999-2000 MARGARET COLLINS Town Mayor
  • 2000-2001 DAVID HEASMAN Town Mayor
  • 2001-2002 ALAN LORD Town Mayor
  • 2002-2003 EDWARD MATTHEWS Town Mayor
  • 2003-2004 BEVERLY ANN HEASMAN Town Mayor
  • 2004-2005 CHRISTINE MAINSTONE Town Mayor
  • 2005-2006 BERNARD GILLBARD Town Mayor
  • 2006-2007 JAMES (Jim) JOYCE-NELSON Town Mayor
  • 2007-2008 IAN C.H. DIXON Town Mayor
  • 2008-2009 VIRGINIA (Ginnie) WADDINGHAM Town Mayor
  • 2009-2010 LEE MARMARA Town Mayor
  • 2010-2011 STEPHEN BARNETT Town Mayor
  • 2011-2012 JOHN SAULL Town Mayor
  • 2012-2013 ELIZABETH (Liz) BENNETT Town Mayor
  • 2013-2014 MARGARET BELSEY Town Mayor
  • 2014-2015 NICHOLAS (Nick) HODGES Town Mayor
  • 2015-2016 RICHARD (Dick) SWEATMAN Town Mayor
  • 2016-2017 ROBERT (Bob) MAINSTONE