At just 23, Piers Brown is Shaftesbury Town Council’s youngest-ever Chairman of the Council and Town Mayor. He was elected unanimously at the council’s annual meeting on May 1. Cllr Brown as been a town councillor for 2 ½ years and has chaired the Planning and Highways Committee and been Deputy Mayor/Vice Chairman. Piers is also a District Councillor for the Hill Forts ward and a member of its cabinet.
Cllr Lester Taylor is Vice Chairman of the Council and Deputy Mayor.