At the annual civic ceremony of Hackney Council last week, Stoke Newington Central councillor, Susan Fajana-Thomas was appointed as the Speaker for the upcoming municipal year.
Susan has been a councillor in our ward since last year, and has lived in Hackney for 20 years. As Speaker, she will chair council meetings, attend civic events, and will be raising money for local charities.
We wish Susan the best of luck for her year ahead as Speaker!
For more information about the Speaker’s charities or if you want her to attend an event, call: 020 8356 3350; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or write to: The Speaker, c/o the Speaker’s Office, Room 118b, Town Hall, Mare Street, E8 1EA.