PHOTOS: Mayor of Burnley’s civic ball

Mayors with mayoresss and consorts at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball
Mayors with mayoresss and consorts at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

The Mayor of Burnley’s civic charity dinner and dance evening proved a glittering occasion.

Hosted by the mayor, Coun. Elizabeth Monk, the event at Turf Moor, attracted civic dignitaries from around East Lancashire. Burnley MP Julie Cooper also attended.

from left, Laurence Embley, Dave Cooper, Mark Townsend, Brian Cooper and Coun Terry Burns MBE at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Laurence Embley, Dave Cooper, Mark Townsend, Brian Cooper and Coun Terry Burns MBE at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

Proceeds from the evening, which also featured live entertainment, raffle and charity auction, will benefit Macmillan Cancer Support and Burnley general Hospital’s neo-natal unit.

from left, Lilian Clark, Susan Stockburn and Jacqueline Elkington at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Lilian Clark, Susan Stockburn and Jacqueline Elkington at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Joey Booth, Darrel Murray and Marina Monk at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Joey Booth, Darrel Murray and Marina Monk at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Ivy Mills, Marilyn Walsh, Joan Emmerson, Carol Brandon, Liz Atkinson and Jennifer Cudworth at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Ivy Mills, Marilyn Walsh, Joan Emmerson, Carol Brandon, Liz Atkinson and Jennifer Cudworth at the Burnley Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Richard Monk, mayors consort, Elizabeth Monk, Mayor Burnley and Brenda Lambert, mayoress at the Mayor's Civic Ball

from left, Richard Monk, mayors consort, Elizabeth Monk, Mayor Burnley and Brenda Lambert, mayoress at the Mayor's Civic Ball