Mayor’s Charity 2019

Southend RNLI has been chosen as the Mayor’s charity for 2019.

Councillor John Lamb is the Mayor for Southend on Sea for 2019-2020. Councillor Lamb represents the Conservative party in the West Leigh Ward. He is the 99th Mayor of Southend on Sea.

CllrLamb Councillor John Lamb

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Borough of Southend on Sea


Full details of the Mayor’s Charity can be found at

Councillor Lamb has a long association with the sea so it is no surprise that he chose the RNLI as his charity. He joined the Sea Cadet Corps at the age of 11 and became a Royal Naval Reserve officer at the age of 21. He joined Leigh Sailing Club where he remains a member, after spending two years as vice commodore and three years as commodore. He still owns his own yacht and sails whenever he can.

With Graham and Gemma at the launch of the charity

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