The Leader of the Council
The Leader of the Council is elected every year at the Annual Meeting of Council which normally takes place in May. The Leader is usually the group leader of the majority political party.
The Leader is the political head who often speaks on behalf of the council and provides clear leadership for the council’s strategies.
The current Leader of Bridgend County Borough Council is Councillor Huw David, who is supported in his role by the Deputy Leader, Councillor Hywel Williams.