Councillor Michael Lilley has been elected as Ryde’s new Mayor.

The Councillor for Ryde East takes the helm from outgoing Mayor Malcolm Ross.

Ryde Mayor Michael Lilley (left), Ryde Deputy Mayor Adrian Axford (right).

While Councillor Adrian Axford will takeover as Deputy Mayor for 2019/20.

They were both elected at a Ryde Town Council meeting on Monday (13).