Tributes paid to former Skipton Mayor Alan Hickman

The death of Councillor Alan Hickman, a former Mayor of Skipton, has been announced by the town council.

In a statement, the current Mayor, Councillor Karen McIntyre, said: "It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of Former Mayor of Skipton, Councillor Alan Hickman.

"On behalf of Skipton town Council Members and staff, I would like to send our deepest condolences to Councillor Hickman’s family and friends.

"Skipton has lost a true gentleman, rest in peace."

Councillor Hickman was a Labour member and represented Skipton West. He served as the town's Mayor in 2018-19.


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