The Mayor of Minehead Cllr. Val Welch and the Deputy Mayor Cllr. Ron Bridle accompanied by their spouses accepted an invitation to the 'Light up a Life Service' held on the 3rd December 2013 at St Andrew's Church, Minehead. The service started at 6.30 pm and was an opportunity to remember those special people whose light once shone brightly in our lives, after the service tea, coffee and mince pies were served.
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.