Issued: February 6, 2018
Parish council to name hall's main function room after former council chairman
The main function room within the Parish Hall at Thornwood is to be named after former North Weald Bassett Parish Council chairman Cyril Hawkins.
Parish councillors have agreed that this will be named 'The Cyril Hawkins Room' with a plaque unveiled in the hall.
There will also be a bench on the green behind the Parish Hall with a plaque commemorating Mr Hawkins who was known as 'Mr Thornwood' for his years of dedicated work in the Thornwood ward, and throughout the North Weald Bassett Parish.