The Mayor of Minehead Cllr. Ron Bridle, supported by his wife Harriet, attended the opening of the Yorkshire Building Society Agency at the offices of Lyn Financial Services & Express Euro at 11, The Avenue, Minehead on Friday, 15th April 2011. The Agency was officially opened by Ian Liddell-Grainger M P at 1.00pm and he can be seen in the photograph on the above right about to cut the ribbon. The opening of the Agency was also attended by representatives from Lyn Financial Services, local businesses, local charities and represenatives from the Yorkshire Building Society.
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.