Mayoral letters

The Mayor of Newbury, Cllr Elizabeth O’Keeffe, has sent the following letters. To see the content of the letter, please click the title below.

1 June 2020 – Volunteer Week Thank You
1 June 2020 – International Taste Solutions
1 June 2020 – Mike Hart
1 June 2020 – Nia Evan & Ella Matthews
1 June 2020 – The Corn Exchange
1 June 2020 – Young People and Children First
25 May 2020 – 1st Newbury Cub Scouts Virtual Camping
25 May 2020 – Angela Dudley Fair Close
25 May 2020 – Berkshire Youth WBYH
25 May 2020 – Caroline Billington
25 May 2020 – Greenham Trust WBYH
25 May 2020 – Helping Hands Newbury branch opening
25 May 2020 – Liza-Jane Lamb NHS Scrubs
25 May 2020 – James Wilcox Fair Close
25 May 2020 – Matt Shanahan Stream Networks
25 May 2020 – Nicola Chowings-Thomas Fair Close
18 May 2020 – Marion Fenn producing scrubs for hospitals and care facilities
11 May 2020 – St Barts Product Design Department producing PPE
11 May 2020 – Squeegee & Ink
11 May 2020 – Simon Fenton, Fenton Elliott Solicitors
11 May 2020 – Mr and Mrs Capewell Golden Wedding & Fundraising
11 May 2020 – James Cowper Kreston National Award
11 May 2020 – Matt Gibbs & Luke Smith 12hr radio show
4 May 2020 – Chris Boulton, dancing challenge
4 May 2020 – Emily & William Varley
4 May 2020 – Florence Hatton
4 May 2020 – Gary Walsh
4 May 2020 – Hannah & Keira May
4 May 2020 – Newbury Building Society donations to charity partners
4 May 2020 – Newbury West Berkshire 1 year anniversary
4 May 2020 – Rev David McLeod Newbury Deanery
27 April 2020 – Grace Hammond winning hockey prize
27 April 2020 – Meyrick Drive, thank you displays in windows
27 April 2020 – Fink Street Food
27 April 2020 – Sammy Wasuwa, keeping Newbury tidy
27 April 2020 – The Curry House, free meals for NHS
16 April 2020 – 137 Gin Distillery producing hand sanitiser
16 April 2020 – Alex Griffin, Headshave for NHS
16 April 2020 – Community Connections
16 April 2020 – Community Furniture Project delivering food parcels
16 April 2020 – Ewart Eatwell baking for community
16 April 2020 – Falkland Grange Care Home
16 April 2020 – Izzy Fry Cross Country number 1 ranking
16 April 2020 – Lupa Foods
16 April 2020 – Newbury Blues Shave Donate Nominate
16 April 2020 – Newbury Swimming Club Online Classes
14 April 2020 – Air Hair Newbury
14 April 2020 – Duo Hair & Beauty
14 April 2020 – Hannah – Newbury Athletic Club
14 April 2020 – Headroom Hairdressers
14 April 2020 – Newbury Racecourse – Meals on Wheels
14 April 2020 – Newbury Soup Kitchen
14 April 2020 – Phil Cannings
14 April 2020 – Salon 46
14 April 2020 – Sequoia Hair
14 April 2020 – Swift Couriers – Meals on Wheels
6 April 2020 – Admin of the West Berkshire CoronaVirus Community Facebook Group
6 April 2020 – Newbury Junior Netball Club
24 March 2020 – Letter to incoming Headteacher, Park House School
24 March 2020 – Fair Close Day Centre Meals on Wheels
24 March 2020 – Models for Heroes National Lottery Funding
24 March 2020 – Nicola Hartland CEO on Women Business Leaders Mentoring Programme
18 March 2020 – Valarie Jerome Opticians

Full List of Mayoral Letter Recipients 2019/20.
Cllr Elizabeth O’Keeffe

21 05 2019 – Newbury Weekly News, winning UK Weekly News Paper of the Year
03 06 2019 – Matt Franklin, breaking 2 world records
03 06 2019 – Roc 10 k, organisation of another successful event
28 05 2019 – Newbury Football Club under 14s, securing the ‘double’
28 05 2019 – The Snooty Fox, reopening
03 06 2019 – Charlotte Payne – Selected to represent GB in Germany
03 06 2019 – Matt Rossiter – Selected to represent GB in Switzerland
10 06 2019 – Louise Funnell – sky drive for Cancer Centre
10 06 2019 – Ollie Hassell-Collins – selected to play for England
18 06 2019 – 5 Judo youngsters selected for England
18 06 2019 – A Houghton & G & M Rossiter selected for GB rowing team
18 06 2019 – David Lloyds Centre – 24 hr tennis charity marathon
18 06 2019 – Wash Common Scouts – completion of 1,000 mile challenge
24 06 2019 – Amberjack – on winning two recruitment awards
15 07 2019 – BID – Congratulations on a successful Jazz Festival
15 07 2019 – NTTA – Congratulations on a successful twinning weekend of events
15 07 2019 – Corn Exchange – Congratulations on successful fundraising and reaching their target
16 07 2019 – David Ball – Retirement from Rosemary Appeal
16 07 2019 – Jo Butler – Sky Dive for Downs Syndrome
16 07 2019 – Lorraine Mitchell who won Gold for GB in Duathlon in Romania
16 07 2019 – Matthew Rossiter on winning Challenge Cup in GB Men’s Four in Henley
16 07 2019 – Tanya Witby – 3rd place in Ironman Norway triathlon
09 08 2019 – Ben Marshall (Cocoa Ben) Bronze Award in Academy of Chocolate Awards
09 08 2019 – Dave Mallett – congratulations on 50 yrs. long service with ATS Newbury
09 08 2019 – The Rosemary Appeal – congratulations on reaching funding target
09 08 2019 – Strawberry Hill Medical Practice – rated ‘GOOD’ by the Quality Care Commission.
09 08 2019 – Supt J Weems – leaving Newbury force to work as Head of Force Intelligence
09 08 2019 – Supt N John – Appointed Commander of West Berkshire Local Policing
09 08 2019 – Charlotte Payne – Shattered the British under 18 hammer record
26 09 2019 – Geoff & Sukey Russell-Hayward, Community Tea for Children in Need
26 09 2019 – Peter Baker, Newbury RAF Veteran 100th Birthday
26 09 2019 – Tai Dieu & Friends, 100km hike for charity
15 10 2019 – Ian Howgate, Mental Health Campaigning
15 10 2019 – Judith Bunting MEP, President of Cambridge Society
15 10 2019 – Louise Goodall of Newbury RFC winning a National Volunteer of the Year Award
15 10 2019 – Nature’s Corner, local Newbury business celebrating 20 years of business
15 10 2019 – Olivia Delahunty, Gold medal win at Commonwealth Judo Championships
15 10 2019 – Park House School, National Centre for Computing Excellence
15 10 2019 – The Corn Exchange, Fire Garden event & 10 years of outdoor arts
28 10 2019 – Sarah Kelsey, Winner of the Mayor’s Christmas Card design competition
28 10 2019 – West Berkshire Classic Vehicle Club, £18k raised for Bloodwise
31 10 2019 – Joyce Keaney, retiring from Blacks, Newbury after 43 years of service
31 10 2019 – Hog & Hedge, starting up Independent Newbury to support independent businesses
31 10 2019 – Bill Piner, 23 years of service as Chairman off The Charity of Mrs Mabel Luke
31 10 2019 – Falkland Cricket Club, National Outstanding Service to Cricket Awards
31 10 2019 – Adrian Smith, winner at Local Business Charity Awards (the Individual Award)
08 11 2019 – Charlie Fox, 20 Mile hike for Newbury Cancer Care
08 11 2019 – Fusion Deli, Pay It Forward scheme
08 11 2019 – Leila Whitehouse, Muay Thai World Champion
08 11 2019 – Newbury & District Ornithological Club, celebrating 60th anniversary
25 11 2019 – Gary Arbon, Newbury Bodybuilder winning 2 British and World Titles
25 11 2019 – Newbury Tyre, Exhaust and MOT Centre Celebrating 50 years of service
03 12 2019 – Ethan Keable Brave the Shave for Macmillan
03 12 2019 – Izzy Fry 2nd Place in British Athletic Cross-Country Championships
03 12 2019 – Luke Humphries World Youth Darts Champion
03 12 2019 – Sara Vaughan appointed Mencap Chief Executive
09 12 2019 – Adrijaa Saika Bronze in UK National Kumite Championships
09 12 2019 – Hog & Hedge collaboration with Bread & Beyond
09 12 2019 – John Manners RAF Veteran medal presented from Norwegian Government
18 12 2019 – Izzy Fry Gold at European Cross-Country Championships
18 12 2019 – Jess Franklin V40 Cross-Country Champion
18 12 2019 – Jo Fulker coordinating the Over 80’s Parcel Fund
18 12 2019 – Knit Newbury creating a knitted panel of our town for charity
18 12 2019 – NADARS radio station launch
20 12 2019 – iCollege new learning Pod
06 01 2020 – Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa winning Tourism Award
06 01 2020 – St Barts school, 2 pupils’ part of the National Youth Orchestra
16 01 2020 – CTNA Community Christmas Day
16 01 2020 – Newbury Ecobrickers new initiative
16 01 2020 – Swift Logistics Toy Appeal & condolence to colleague
20 01 2020 – Gail Davis Newbury Artist showcasing in London
20 01 2020 – Newbury Crafters Network supporting Austrailan bush fires
20 01 2020 – Trinity School reaching finals of National design competition
30 01 2020 – St Gabriels rated Excellent school in inspection
30 01 2020 – Jamie Leach winning 8 gold medals in regional swimming competition
30 01 2020 – Newbury Soup Kitchen supporting rough sleepers
30 01 2020 – Trinity School’s student success in Youth Speaks competition.
10 02 2020 – Falkland Grange Care Home National Dementia Care Award Finalists
10 02 2020 – Josie Robertson junior Cross County championship success
10 02 2020 – Newbury Building Society Winter Wrap-Up Appeal
17 02 2020 – Greggs, Northbrook Street winning National Store of the Year
17 02 2020 – Kelvin Johnson long service to Donnington Valley Hotel
17 02 2020 – Trinity School pupils success in Design & Innovation competition
25 02 2020 – Valeria Davino & Andrea King, opening of new beauty salon.
25 08 2020 – Callum O’Neill record breaking 5km run in Northern Ireland
05 03 2020 – Charlotte Payne, Junior Sports Personality of the Year
05 03 2020 – Louise Sugden, Para Powerlifting World Cup Gold
05 03 2020 – Lynne Taylor, Newbury Building Society Community Champion Award
05 03 2020 – Pamela Langsman, 100th Birthday
05 03 2020 – St Bartholomew School, success of 7 students given conditional offers to study at Oxford or Cambridge University
18 03 2020 – Charlotte Payne, representing GB at European Throwing Cup in Portugal
18 03 2020 – Community Connections group set up
18 03 2020 – Fawcetts Newbury, Volvo’s Regional Retailer of the Year
18 03 2020 – John Rankin Junior School, winners for the Newbury Primary Schools 5-a-side football tournament
18 03 2020 – Luke Humphries, Darts Premier League Winner
18 03 2020 – Phoebe Digweed & Olivia Delahunty, Judo medal success
18 03 2020 – The Base celebrating 1st birthday