Council elects new Chairman
At the annual Gwynedd Council meeting on
13 May, Councillor W Tudor Owen (Peblig, Caernarfon) was elected as Gwynedd
Council Chairman, and Councillor John Gwilym Jones (Llanengan) as
A Gwynedd Councillor since 1995 and
previously Arfon Borough Council, he was born and bred in Caernarfon.
As he was elected as Gwynedd Council
Chairman, Councillor W Tudor Owen said:
“It is a great privilege and honour to
have been elected Chairman of Gwynedd Council. I will do my best to serve and
promote the good work of Gwynedd Council for the benefit of all the county’s
residents during the year ahead”.
A Caernarfon Town Councillor since 1990,
Councillor W Tudor Owen served as Mayor in 1995 and again in 2005.
He is married to Brenda and they have two
daughters, a son and four grandchildren.
John Gwilym Jones was elected as
Vice-Chairman. He has been a member of Gwynedd Council 2004.