This afternoon along with the Mayor of the High Peak, I signed a book of condolence to Her Majesty The Queen.
I paid tribute to the Queen for her incredible life of service to her country and the Commonwealth and offered my condolences to her family.
Books of condolence are available for people to sign at:
Municipal Buildings, Glossop
Buxton Town Hall
They will be open:
9 am – 2 pm Saturday and Sunday
9 am – 5 pm Monday to Friday
They will be available to sign until 5 pm the day after The Queen’s funeral.
Condolence books are also available to sign at the libraries in Glossop and Buxton during their regular opening hours.
Gamesley Church at the Church Hall off Winster Mews will be open tomorrow (Saturday) between 1 pm and 3 pm for people to sign a book of condolence and light a candle for the Queen.
The official Buckingham Palace e-book of condolence is available via the following link: https://www.royal.uk/send-message-condolence
If you wish to attend a Church service on Sunday, Gamesley Church (Church of England) has a service at 11.30 am with tea and coffee from 10.30 am. For Roman Catholics – mass at the Immaculate Conception is on at 9.15 am.
A reading of the accession proclamation will take place on Sunday at Norfolk Square in Glossop starting at 2.30 pm (please note this is subject to confirmation).
Further details on local arrangements during this period of national mourning can be found on the Council website at: https://www.highpeak.gov.uk/Condolences