The Mayor of Minehead Cllr. Ron Bridle was invited to attend the Minehead Flower Show which was held at the West Somerset Community College, he was welcomed by David Bryan the president of Minehead and District Gardeners Association. The show was well attended and the displays were well organised with many varieties of flowers and vegetables. Mr Blay thanked local business's for their sponsorship of the show. There was also a big thank you to Minehead Town Council for the grant given in support of the show. Fiona Johnson from the West Somerset Garden Centre presented the cups and trophies. The Mayor Cllr. Ron Bridle presented the Minehead Town Cup to Sid Dunscombe who was the exhibitor who won the most points overall.
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.