Maidstone Mayor expresses deep sadness at the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The Mayor of Maidstone Cllr Derek Mortimer would like to express the deep sadness of the Borough Council and the people of Maidstone at the extremely sad news that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has passed away and is extending his deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to the Royal Family.

Cllr Derek Mortimer Mayor of Maidstone said:

It is with great sadness that we reflect on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. This is an extremely sad time for the entire country as we mourn the death of The Queen after 70 years on the throne. We will remember her as a remarkable woman who has steadfastly represented our country with great pride and determination, and she will be greatly missed. Her Majesty worked tirelessly to carry out her Royal duties, helping to make our country even greater.

On behalf of the Borough Council and the people of Maidstone I would like to send our sincerest condolences to the Royal Family at this sad time.