Statement from the Chairman of the GACC

Statement from the Chairman of the GACC, Councillor George Davies:

“It is with great sadness that the Great Ashby Community Council has learned of the passing of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, following a lifetime of public service. The thoughts of the Council are with Her Majesty The Queen and members of the Royal Family at this time”.

The Great Ashby Community Council encourage Great Ashby residents to take a moment to sign Hertfordshire’s Online Book of Condolence:


For those who wish to leave flowers in remembrance of His Royal Highness, the GACC Lead Authority (North Hertfordshire District Council) has marked out areas in Priory Gardens in Royston, Broadway Gardens in Letchworth, and The Cloisters in Hitchin.


9th April 2021