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About our current Mayor

Mayor and her consorts

The Mayor of the Royal Borough of Greenwich for 2020 to 2021 is Councillor Linda Bird.

Linda was born and raised in Kingston-Upon-Hull before moving to the borough in 1980, where she raised her children and ran a successful dance company called Greenwich Youth Dance. 

In her lifetime, Linda has also been a headteacher, and has taught PE and dance lessons in schools all over London.

Linda stood for council in 2014 and was elected by the people of Eltham North Ward. She is also a member of the Planning Board, the Fostering Panel, and involved with Health and Adult Social care scrutiny.

Read the Mayor's blog

Mayor's charity

The Mayor's charity is Metro Charity and Greenwich Starting Blocks.