The Mayor Cllr. Terry Venner and Deputy Mayor Cllr. M Kravis supported by Cllr. Mrs V welsh and Cllr. D McGee, opened the doors at The Town Hall and held the first Councillors surgery between 10.00am and noon on Saturday 6th August 2011. Fourteen members of the public attended the surgery and another seven members of the public came in to look around, the concerns varied from, new wheelie bins, dog bins, old Minehead Hospital, hanging baskets, parking along certain roads, fly tipping , reams around Butlins and Morrisons supermarket, sign Cross Farm Park and concerns regarding the possibility of a large increase in the population of Minehead.
On the 16th May 2016 at the Statutory Annual Meeting of the Full Council Councillor Jean Parbrook was re-elected as the Mayor of Minehead, Councillor Andrew Kingston-James was elected as Deputy Mayor of Minehead.