Councillor Linda De Vet has lived in the Aberdare area most of her life and is passionate about her community. She has been the elected County Borough Councillor for the Aberaman North ward since 2004.
Educated at Aberdare Girls' Grammar School, Councillor De Vet has worked in office administration in London and Wales.
Married with three children, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, Councillor De Vet is Chair of the governing body at Blaengwawr Primary school and a governor at Aberdare Community School.
Councillor De Vet is keen to meet as many people across the County Borough as she can during her term in Office, helping to raise the profile of many charities and fundraising groups across Rhondda Cynon Taf.
She will be supporting many charities during her year, including Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre Wales, Friends of Animals Wales and the New Horizons Mental Health and Wellbeing Centre.
The Mayor’s Chaplain for 2019/20 is Pastor Dr B J Stagner, of Saron Chapel, Independent Baptist Church, Aberaman.
The role of Mayor is a far-reaching one, of which raising charity funds is just a part. As the First Citizen of the County Borough, Mayor, Councillor Linda De Vetl will also support a number of civic events, including the Council’s important support for Armed Forces Day, Remembrance Day and many more.
Make a donation online to the Mayor's Charity Appeal
Select "Three Peaks Challenge" to donate to the Three Peaks Challenge or "Mayor's Charity Donation" for all other fundraising events.
How do I contact the Mayor?
If you wish to invite the Mayor to attend a function or require further information on the role of the Mayor, contact the Mayoral Office.
The Mayor's Office
Tel: 01443 424048
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