Council mourns death of former councillor
Bedford Borough Council learned today of the death of former
Bedford Borough Councillor Celia Hanbury.
Celia represented Turvey ward from 2002 to 2007 and during this
time served on the Planning Committee, Community and Culture Policy
Review and Development Committee and General Licensing
Speaking following the news, Bedford Borough Council Chief
Executive, Philip Simpkins said:
“I was shocked and saddened to hear the news of Celia’s death.
Our thoughts are with her family at this time.
“Celia was a very popular and well respected member of the
council. The news today has been met with sadness by councillors
and staff across the council.”