New Council Chief Takes Up His Role

The New Year saw a major change at the top of Cotswold District Council.

Robert Weaver was welcomed into his new role as Chief Executive of the authority.

Rob joins Cotswold District Council from Tewkesbury Borough Council, where he was formerly deputy chief executive.

He has also worked for Stroud District Council and High Peak and Staffordshire Moorlands District Council.

Speaking about his new role, Rob said, “It’s great to officially get started here at Cotswold District Council.

“This past year as been an incredibly tough year for everyone, but the Covid-19 pandemic has shown just how much can be achieved by working collectively and harnessing the power of voluntary and community groups.

“CDC is a council that is keen to embrace the future and to tackle the key challenges facing the district.”