The Mayor Cllr. Terry Venner was invited to attend the Annual Service for Minehead Lifeboat RNLI. The service took place on Sunday 3rd July at 3.00pm at the Lifeboat Station with music by Watchet Town Band. The Hymn's "Praise my soul, the King of Heaven , Lead us, Heavenly Father and Eternal Father Strong to Save" were sung, the opening reading Mark Chapter 4 verses 35 - 41 was read by a member of the crew. There were opening prayers as well as The Lifeboat Prayer and The Lords Prayer with the address given by The Reverend Kenneth Cross. At the end of the service there was a dedication of the collection, The Blessing and The National Anthem.
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.