Councillor Mrs Iris Johnson was unanimously elected Town Mayor at the Council’s Annual Meeting on 12 May 2005. Councillor Mrs Johnson, who represents Hamford Ward, was previously Deputy Town Mayor and had been a Town Councillor for seven years. She lives and works in Frinton. The Deputy Town Mayor elected was Councillor Jack Robertson who represents Homelands Ward.
The Town Mayor’s chosen charities for her year in Office (2005/2006) were the local scout and guide groups.