GMB rep chosen as Deputy Lord Mayor of Plymouth 18 Apr 2018

GMB Wales and South West are proud that our member Chris Mavin has been selected to be the next Deputy Lord Mayor of the City of Plymouth. 

Chris attended Devonport Secondary School before entering Devonport Dockyard as an apprentice shipwright in 1966. He became a GMB Shop Steward and later stepped up to become the GMB Craft Convenor for Devonport. 

Chris has been a local Councillor since 1987, serving for a total of 21 years as a Councillor and was made an Alderman of the City in 2014. 

Chris said :

“I am very proud of my home city and it will be a privilege to serve the people of Plymouth as Deputy Lord Mayor"