Corby Council’s former leader has died.
Labour councillor Pat Fawcett, who gave up her post as council leader at the end of last year, lost a long battle with cancer overnight.
Mayor of Corby Gail McDade said on Twitter: “It is with great sadness I announce the death of Cllr Pat Fawcett. Friend, comrade and former leader of CBC. An inspiration to all.”
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A full story will be in Monday’s Evening Telegraph.