Tributes paid to councillor

Cllr John Raymond
Cllr John Raymond

Tributes have been paid to a Wellingborough councillor who died last week after battling an illness.

John Raymond served as a Wellingborough councillor for the Redwell West ward until he stood down earlier this year to due to ill health.

He passed away on Thursday, June 6.

His fellow councillors paid tribute to him at last night’s (Tuesday) meeting of the council’s development committee by observing a minute’s silence.