Her Majesty The Queen - Statement from the Mayor

Published: Friday, 9 September 2022

  • Queen Elizabeth II
    Queen Elizabeth II

The Mayor of Oadby & Wigston and councillors and officers of Oadby & Wigston Borough Council are deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty The Queen.

The Mayor of Oadby & Wigston, Councillor Rosemarie Adams, said:

“It is with great sorrow that we hear of the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

“Our sadness at this time is shared with the people of Oadby and Wigston, and our thoughts are with the Royal Family.

“Our Union Flags are flying at half-mast and the main Council Offices, Bushloe House in Wigston, are being illuminated purple at night until after the funeral.”

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