Traders thank outgoing mayor

MORPETH traders have shown their appreciation for the town’s outgoing Mayor.

Members of the Morpeth and District Chamber of Trade thanked Coun Phil Taylor for his support of the group during his Mayoral year and applauded him for his regular attendance at their meetings.

Coun Taylor said: “From what I have seen the chamber is doing very well. It has been a difficult year, but it has done a lot of good work.”