GM Interim Mayor Interview

Interim Mayor for Greater Manchester - Councillor Engagement Session

The councillor engagement session for the Interim Mayor of Greater Manchester took place at 6:00pm on  Monday 18 May 2015.

The Interim Mayor will provide leadership for Greater Manchester during the transitional period up to May 2017 when a directly elected Mayor for Greater Manchester will be in place, subject to legislation.

The two candidates for the post are:

  • Tony Lloyd, Greater Manchester's police and crime commissioner
  • Lord Peter Smith, leader of Wigan MBC and the chair of the region's combined authority