Former East Northamptonshire Councillor Peter MacGovern has died.
He was elected in 1991 1995 and 2007 and originally represented Stanwick ward and later Thrapston Market ward.
East Northamptonshire has issued a statement saying they have lost a true friend.
He played an active role in the life of the local community serving the residents of East Northamptonshire through his work as a councillor including on the Audit and Risk committee, the Licensing committee and later on the waste services transformation project.
Councillors and staff extend their sincere condolences to Peter’s family and friends.