Coventry and West Midlands

Sandwell elects its first openly gay mayor

Catherine Muxworthy June 25, 2022

Councillor Richard Jones has been elected as Sandwell’s first openly gay mayor, with his partner Councillor Richard McVittie acting as his consort. Talking to the Express and Star, Richard Jones, of the Old Warley Ward, said “What a momentous occasion it is for Sandwell having just elected its first openly gay Mayor. I am extremely […]

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