Residents of South Tyneside are being invited to meet the new Mayoress next Wednesday (19 June).
The Mayoress, Mrs Jean Williamson, will host the traditional event at 3pm in the Reception Room of the Town Hall where afternoon tea will be served.
The Mayoress said: "The Mayoress at Home is a lovely traditional event which I am so looking forward to hosting.
"I know many people in the Borough look forward to this event where they can enjoy good company and refreshments in the splendour of our beautiful Town Hall. I look forward to meeting as many people as possible."