Sylvan Thomas, politician with a Welsh connection!
Sylvan ThomasBecoming the first Leader of a non-Labour Council in fifty-five years. He became the youngest Mayor of the Borough at the age of thirty-eight. Leader of the Council and also a Freeman of the Borough.
Connection: Born in Wales.
Sylvan Rees Thomas was the first Rate payers and Tenants Councillor to become the Mayor of the newly formed Borough of Afan in 1976.