If you feel that it would be appropriate to invite the Lord Mayor to a function whether it be a celebration of any description, a presentation of certificates or awards, the opening of a new business or garden fete, attend school assemblies or just a visit to your community centre or youth club please contact the Lord Mayor's Chambers at the Civic Centre. Phone : 0191 211 5050 or email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Letters should be addressed as follows:
The Right Worshipful the Lord Mayor of Newcastle upon Tyne
Lord Mayor's Chambers
Newcastle upon Tyne
Letters should begin : Dear Lord Mayor
Letters to the Lady Mayoress should begin : Dear Lady Mayoress
When the Lord Mayor is a lady there is no Lady Mayoress. Instead there is a Lord Mayor's Consort. In this case letters should begin Dear Lord Mayor's Consort.
Letters to the Sheriff should begin Dear Sheriff
If you are invited to meet the Lord Mayor you should first report to one of the Civic Centre reception desks; you will then be met and escorted to the Lord Mayor's Chambers.
The correct form of address is simply the title of office
- Lord Mayor
- Lady Mayoress
- Sheriff's Lady