New Fylde Mayor Karen Henshaw has taken up the role of first citizen of Fylde in a ceremony held Wednesday 8 May 2024. 

The representative for Kilnhouse Ward was officially installed as successor to Councillor Cheryl Little at the Annual Meeting of the Council, held at Lowther Pavilion.  

Councillor Henshaw declared her chosen charities as Lytham St Annes RNLI, Homestart, and Friends of Clifton Hospital. 

The full Fylde Mayoral Team is as follows: 

Mayor of Fylde 

Councillor Karen Henshaw, Representative for Kilnhouse Ward 

Mayor’s Consort 

Mr Howard Henshaw 

Deputy Mayor of Fylde 

Councillor Joanne Gardner, Representative for Kilnhouse Ward 

Deputy Mayor’s Consort 

Mr Dan Gardner 


For more information on the Mayor’s chosen charities, please follow the links below: 

Lytham St Annes RNLI: 



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