The Right Worshipful Mayor of Reading
The Right Worshipful the Mayor of Reading Councillor Tony Jones was elected as Mayor of Reading on Wednesday 11 June 2014.
Tony is currently one of the three Labour councillors for Redlands ward and this is his second term as Mayor of Reading having previously held the position in 2001/2002. He was first elected to Reading Borough Council in 1984 and has also represented Battle and Whitley wards.
Originally from New Tredegar, South Wales, 57 year old Tony has lived in Reading for most of his adult life. Married to fellow councillor Liz Terry, the couple have three children and three grand-children.
Mr Mayor is a keen supporter of Welsh rugby, English cricket and an enthusiastic golfer.