You may have heard the news that a former Mayor of Derby, Barry Chadwick has passed away aged 91.

Mr. Chadwick was a Derby politician for more than 25 years, starting in 1973 when he became a Conservative Councillor for Allestree at Derby District Council.

He became the Mayor of the City of Derby in 1990 for the civic year until 1991.

For anyone who wishes to pay their respects, Mr. Chadwick’s funeral will be in the small chapel at Markeaton Crematorium on Tuesday 8th at 11.00am.