New Town Council Chair

Thursday, 24 February 2022

Cllr Robin Pegg was duly elected Chair of Downham Market Town Council on Wednesday 23rd February 2022 at the Extraordinary Meeting of Full Council after a unanimous decision.


Cllr Pegg will lead the Council up until Mayor Making which is due to take place in May 2022.


Cllr Pegg joined Downham Market Town Council in 2010 and became Deputy Mayor in 2011 and Mayor in 2012.  He did not stand for election in 2019 due to ill health however following a full recovery he joined the Council again in January 2022.


Cllr Pegg is also the Chair of Downham West Parish Council and has served the Parish since 2005, being Chair for 12 years.


Cllr Pegg relishes a challege and is happy to accept the challenge that lay ahead with enthusiasm.  He is looking forward to stabalising the Council and allowing it to move forward.


His first Civic role will be to lead the St Winnold's Parade on Friday 25 March 2022.



New Town Council Chair