Tributes to former Director of Social Services

Councillors in Denbighshire have paid tribute to Meirion Hughes, Denbighshire’s former Director of Social Service who has died following a short illness.

Meirion, who lived in Rhuddlan  was Denbighshire’s first Director of Social Services in 1996. He then became a Corporate Director, Deputy Chief Executive,  then Acting Chief Executive before retiring from the Council.

He also assisted the Council with the public consultation on the future of in-house services by chairing the consultation meetings.

He also played a prominent role asa member of the Board of Cefndy Enterprises.

At a meeting in County Hall, Ruthin today, Meirion was described as being ‘a lovely person, jovial- full of fun’. He was also remembered for his professionalism and his support to the Council.

 

Posted on Tuesday 5th December 2017