The Mayor of Minehead Cllr Jean Parbrook accompanied by her husband Cllr Andrew Parbrook attended the Somerset Schools Folk Dance Festival on Saturday June 13 th, 2015. Guests were invited to a buffet lunch at St Cuthbert's Church, Wells from 12.45 pm before joining the procession through the town to the Cathedral Green to watch the school children taking part in the Folk Dance Festival. Dignitaries were encouraged to take part in the dancing and enjoyed it very much. After the dancing guests were invited to join the Mayor of Wells for afternoon tea.
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.