Nantwich Mayor, Cllr Penny Butterill

Councillor Penny Butterill is Mayor of Nantwich Town Council.  She was invested at the Mayor Making ceremony held at Nantwich Civic Hall on Thursday 11th May 2017.  She succeeds Councillor Andrew Martin who was Mayor in 2015/16/17.

5D3_2758 (Paul Compton's conflicted copy 2017-05-11)Councillor Butterill’s  husband Doug, is his Consort.

Penny lives locally in Nantwich and is married, with one son, and one granddaughter.

She was born in Hawarden, Wales and moved to the area in 1975, spending her working life as a Civil Servant.  Penny was a Councillor for Crewe & Nantwich Borough Council, before joining Nantwich Town Council and has spend over 17 years as a Councillor, including supporting her husband Doug when he was Mayor of Crewe & Nantwich Borough in 1997/98.  She is an active member of many organisations including Nantwich Civic Society, Nantwich Museum Trust and on the board of the Almshouses.5D3_2748

Doug to has countless years’ experience as a Councillor, as well as being a member of many organisations and is an Honorary Alderman, together they make a wonderful Civic Team for the town.


The Mayor has chosen 2 groups as her fund-raising causes for her mayoral year; Nantwich Museum,  and Macmillan Cancer Support.

Rector of St Mary’s Church, Barry Wilson, is the Mayor’s Chaplain for 2017-18.


Contacting the Mayor

The Mayor attends a number of events throughout the Mayoral year as well as fund raising for the Mayor’s Charity.

Please send any invitations to The Mayor, Nantwich Town Council, Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, CW5 5DG.

Telephone 01270 619224


On some occasions the Mayor may not be able to attend because of prior commitments and the Deputy Mayor, Councillor David Marren, may stand in if available.


(Images courtesy of Nantwich Events Photographers)