High Wycombe & District

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MAYOR WEIGHING CEREMONY

This annual ceremony, thought to be unique, has been performed since 1678 and requires the mayor to be weighed at the beginning and end of the term in office, to ensure that there has not been any gain in weight at the rate payers expense.

MAYOR WEIGHING CEREMONY