The Lord Mayor and Sheriff receive many invitations to events and functions – ranging from formal openings to school or hospital visits, fundraising events for their chosen civic charity and small community projects to official visits from other dignitaries – attending up to 500 throughout the year.
About Martin Schmierer
Martin Schmierer has been a Green Party councillor since 2015, becoming party leader in 2016. During that time he enjoyed meeting residents, business owners and community leaders. At 31, he is one of the youngest councillors to take on civic duties.
In his free time, Martin enjoys going to the cinema, cooking and is an avid Norwich City fan. He has lived in Norwich since 1994.