This page contains information about the Mayor, including fund-raising events and the charities supported.
The Mayor of Oadby and Wigston, Councillor Samia Haq.
Councillor Mrs Samia Haq was elected to the position of Mayor on 16th May 2017.
Councillor Samia Haq has lived in Leicestershire for over 20 years and has been a councillor for Oadby Uplands ward for almost 10 years. She is married to Zuffar they have three young boys and they run a small business together.
Samia has served as a Governor at Manor High School as a previous committee member of Oadby Stake Holders and she is proud to have been involved in some great projects within the Borough, and will continue to play an active role in the Borough. Out of politics her interests are reading, cooking, and watching Leicester city.
Over the next 12 months The Mayor’s nominated charity will be the Leicester’s Children’s Hospital and she will be fundraising throughout the year to raise money so they can continue the tremendous work they do in providing excellent compassionate care for poorly and special needs children.
Cllr Haq said, “As the first citizen, I look forward to busy times ahead in representing the Borough of Oadby and Wigston and meeting as many people as possible to make it a memorable year for all of us”.
Oadby and Wigston Borough Council,
Council Offices, Station Road,
Wigston, Leicestershire LE18 2DR
Last updated: Wednesday, 14 March 2018 10:35 am