The Mayor of Bath

Mayor's Citizen of the Year

The Award

The Mayor of Bath's Citizen of the Year Award seeks to recognise exceptional volunteers who give their time and effort to helping other people without expecting anything in return. The award is made to individuals who have contributed to the well-being of the City and its people by long-term voluntary work or one very special act and is open to residents of Bath, those who work in the City or who belong to a group based in Bath. 



Further Reading

History of Bath

Tracing the evolution of Bath from its origins to the present day

Roman Bath

In 43 AD, the Roman Empire was expanding to include the viable and lucrative outpost of Britain. The Romans built the Fosse Way from Lincoln to Exeter and discovered the hot springs of Bath on their way south.

Norman Bath

The Norman invasion of 1066 brought with it a change of ruler and a change of fortune for the town. In 1088 Bath was involved in a revolt against the rule of King William II. Using Bristol as a base, rebel Norman bishops ravaged Bath and the surrounding a

"Floreat Bathon" May Bath flourish