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The Mayor of North Warwickshire

Deputy Mayor of North Warwickshire - Councillor Les Smith

Les Smith

Deputy Mayor May 2022


Les was born in Birmingham, and after leaving school completed an engineering apprenticeship.

Following his apprenticeship, Les spent four years in the Royal Air Force; serving as a ground radar fitter stationed at Kai Tak, Hong Kong. 

On leaving the R.A.F Les worked in the service industry, eventually starting and operating his own company.

Les and his late wife Pam were blessed with 3 children. Paul who died in his infancy, a daughter Melanie, and son Howard, who both live in North Warwickshire.

Les was elected as a Coleshill Town Councillor in 1969 and during his ten years of service had the pleasure of being elected Mayor.

In 1979, Les was elected as a Councillor for the Fillongley Ward of North Warwickshire where he both served and lived.  He was honoured to be made Mayor in 1979 but sadly, his wife Pam - the Mayoress, passed away during their year of Office.

Les still strives to work and represent the electorate of the Fillongley Ward and North Warwickshire.



September 2022

Last updated Thursday, 22nd September 2022

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