Former Corby Council leader Pat Fawcett dies

Leader of Corby council Pat Fawcett.'Monday, 31 January 2011
Leader of Corby council Pat Fawcett.'Monday, 31 January 2011

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.”

To leave a tribute to Cllr Fawcett email et.newsdesk@northantsnews.co.uk.

A full story will be in Monday’s Evening Telegraph.