Ex Ashfield councillors praised for work

FORMER Ashfield District Councillors have been recognised for their work over the last four years.

Council chairman May Barsby thanked members who had served on the previous administration and presented them with a certificate and gift.

Among those recognised were Fiona Asbury, Malcolm Bulmer, Lee Cooper, Margaret Thorpe, Christine Wakefield, John Baird, Tony Brown, Wendy Harvey, Diane Lowe, Tony Theaker and Tony Wallis.

Speaking at a full council meeting on 28th June, Coun Barsby said: “On behalf of the council, I wish to express my thanks and gratitude for their hard work and commitment while in office and in supporting their local community.”