COUN Peter Savory has been elected chairman of Holbeach Parish Council.
Coun Savory, who has been acting chairman since March, was officially appointed at a meeting of the council on May 14.
Coun Terry Harrington, who has been acting vice-chairman, was also officially appointed.
Coun Isobel Hutchinson, who has previously served on the council, was co-opted to represent the town ward, although there are still nine vacant seats on the council.
Anyone interested in joining the council should contact the clerk Teresa Daisley on 01406 426739.