Funeral held for Jeremy Birch

Jeremy Birch
Jeremy Birch

The funeral of Jeremy Birch has taken place.

It was a private event, at the request of his family.

Cllr Birch was leader of Hastings Borough Council until his sudden death last Wednesday (May 6).

A memorial event for Cllr Birch is being planned for June, further details will be published when the arrangements are finalised.

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