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Dignitaries gather for service at Ben Rhydding church
1:59pm Thursday 10th October 2013 in News
Civic dignitaries joined members of Ilkley Parish Council at a special service at St John’s Church, Ben Rhydding, on Sunday.
The Deputy Lord Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, Roger Whittaker, Deputy Lord Mayor of Bradford, Councillor Joanne Dodds, and West Yorkshire High Sheriff, Virginia Lloyd, were among those in the congregation.
Ilkley Parish Council chairman Councillor Mike Gibbons said: “It was a packed church and there were many other local town mayors and chairs of parish councils in attendance, along with a considerable number of local people. There was a super atmosphere and a lot of good will around.”