The Ceremonial Mayor of Salford, Councillor Peter Dobbs
Councillor Peter Dobbs is the Ceremonial Mayor of the City of Salford for 2015 to 2016.
Councillor Dobbs moved to Salford in 1978 to start his career in television at the BBC on Oxford Road as a Casting Assistant, that same year he went on secondment to the BBC in London to train in all aspects of costume design.
Councillor Dobbs has been a serving councillor since being elected for the Ordsall ward in May 2000 and continues to serve the local community in Ordsall.
The Ceremonial Mayor is responsible for carrying out civic duties on behalf of the council. This is a different role to the City Mayor.
Follow the links on this page to find out more information about the Ceremonial Mayor of Salford, including his diary of events and our city's civic history.
The Deputy Ceremonial Mayor is Councillor Karen Garrido, representing the Worsley ward.
This page was last updated on 22 May 2015