Penarth Town Mayor's Civic Service
12:13pm Monday 23rd September 2013 in News
THE Penarth Town Mayor has held his civic service
Mayor, Councillor Neil Thomas hosted the event at the Paget Rooms on Sunday September 22.
He was accompanied by the mayoress Sheena Thomas.
Civic dignitaries, past and present Vale and town councillors, representatives of various local organisations, friends, family and members of the mayor’s nominated charities, made sure it was a well attended evening.
Penarth’s Salvation Army played throughout the event and were well received leading the congregation in song.
Pupils from Headlands School also performed their own unique brand of street dance from the stage, followed by members of Penarth Youth Project (PYP) who informed the audience of the work that the organisation carries out in Penarth.
The service was followed by a reception at the British Legion.
More than £400 was raised for the mayor’s nominated charities – the British Heart Foundation and PYP.