Councillor Henry Bartlett

It is with much regret that we have to announce the death of Cllr Henry Bartlett who represented the Wimborne East Ward on the Town Council.

Cllr Bartlett served on the Town Council from March 2010 until his death on 19 February 2017.

A former pupil of Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School he lived in the Wimborne area all his life and was very involved in the community. He married Heather in Wimborne Minster Church 53 years ago.

Henry ran his own building and decorating business and more recently ran a news agency in the rural area north of the town.

He was chairman of the Vale of Allen Parish Council from 1987 – 1993. He also served as a District Councillor between 1985 and 1999.