CLLR Steve Tubb has been elected as the new leader of Daventry Town Council.
He was elected by members at a meeting held on Monday night after being nominated by Cllr Ron Pursey and seconded by Cllr Maureen Luke.
He got the role after receiving eight votes. Five members of the council abstained from voting.
Cllr Tubb replaces Mike Arnold who stood down last month due to work commitments.