Tributes paid to Councillor Jon Clarke

Councillor Jon Clarke
Councillor Jon Clarke

A DEEPLY committed councillor died suddenly this week.

Jon Clarke, who was a councillor for Stotfold and Langford on Central Beds Council and for Langford Parish Council, passed away suddenly at his home in Langford on Tuesday (June 19).

His fellow councillors have paid tribute and praised his dedication to helping his constituents.

Councillor James Jamieson, leader of Central Beds Council, said: “The sad news of Jon’s death has come as a great shock as he was a very active councillor, passionate about the area he represented and deeply committed to its residents.

“He always brought wisdom and balance to our discussions at the council and this was informed by his professional experience as a finance director. His contribution to Central Beds will be greatly missed.“

To read the full story see the Biggleswade Chronicle of Friday, June 22.