Biggleswade Town Council re-elected Hazel Ramsay as the Town Mayor at a meeting on Tuesday.
She saw off stiff competition from David Albone winning by one vote. Councillor Albone will be the Deputy Mayor.
In Sandy, Will Jackson was also re-elected to serve as the Mayor.
He said: “I am honoured to serve the town for a second term of office.”
The Deputy Mayor will be the former High Sheriff of Bedfordshire, Councillor Colin Osborne.
Members of the public are welcome to attend all council meetings and find out more.