Leader statement on the death of HM The Queen
Councillor Steve Siddons, our leader, has paid tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
"It is with the deepest sadness that we have heard of the death of our Queen, Elizabeth II.
"She spent a remarkable life in service and duty. She was a keystone in all our lives with a long reign of dedication and devotion.
"She was literally the mother and grandmother of the nation and she was woven into the fabric of British life."