It is with great sadness that we have learnt of the death of former District Councillor, Jim Parish.
Jim was elected to Wyre Forest District Council in a by-election in September 2009. He was a member of the Independent Community and Health Concern Group and represented the Lickhill ward. He was re-elected in May 2011 and continued to serve the ward until May this year.
He was also a serving member for Worcestershire County Council. He was elected to represent the Severn Division from June 2001 to May 2005 and was re-elected in June 2009 to the Stourport-on-Severn Division. A position he continued to hold until he sadly passed away on Wednesday 28 October 2015.
Councillor Chris Rogers, Chairman of Wyre Forest District Council said:
“I was very sorry to hear of Jim’s passing, our condolences are with his family and friends at this sad time. Jim was a man of principles and integrity and represented the interests of his constituents. He contributed a great deal to the Council."