KNUTSFORD Town Council held a one-minute silence on Monday night to pay their respects to a former town mayor.

Before opening the Knutsford Town Council meeting on July 28, current town mayor Clr Neil Forbes asked for fellow councillors and members of the public to join him in remembering Beth Page.

Beth, from Knutsford, died on July 7 at Macclesfield Hospital, at the age of 86.