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Tuffail tries his hat on for size at mayor-making ceremony

New mayor Tuffail Hussain tries on his new hat

New mayor Tuffail Hussain tries on his new hat

New Aylesbury mayor Tuffail Hussain modelled some flamboyant headgear for size at his official mayor-making ceremony.

Town and district councillor Tuffail, 53, was sworn in at the Aylesbury College event on Friday evening, where former mayor Tom Hunter-Watts handed over the chain of office and shook his hand.

Allison Harrison, town councillor for Oakfield, joined in as she was officially made Tuffail’s deputy.

Mr Hunter-Watts presented a cheque for £2,900 to the Cancer Care and Haematology Fund at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, his chosen charity for 2013-14.

On the same evening, Friars Music Club promoter David Stopps and former Aylesbury United footballer Emmerson Boyce were awarded the rare but well-earned title of Honarary Freeman of the Parish of Aylesbury.

 

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