Leader statement on the death of HM The Queen

Friday, 9 September 2022
Picture of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in Scarborough, May 2010

Councillor Steve Siddons, our leader, has paid tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

He said:

"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."