Former Mayor of Grantham Alan Parkin has died in Peterborough City Hospital. He was 90.
Born in Scunthorpe he worked for electricity boards at various places across the country, arriving at Grantham in 1980.
He became an SKDC councillor for Barrowby Gate ward in 1995 for 20 years. He was a member of the planning committee, much of his time as chairman.
He was Mayor of Grantham in 1999, and was appointed Chairman of SKDC in 2001.
Last week we announced the passing of Frank Turner, a member of SKDC between 2003 and 2019 who became Mayor of Grantham in 2005.