A LONG SERVING and much loved Cornwall councillor has been found dead during her milk round near St Martin-in-Meneage on the Lizard on Wednesday morning.
Pam Lyne, who is believed to be 78, was the longest serving member of Manaccan Parish Council and has worked as a councillor for 40 years.
The ward councillor for St Keverne and Meneage, Mrs Lyne has also been a Cornwall Council Cabinet member for the economy and chairman of planning at Kerrier District Council.
She spoke on a number of issues, including the Stadium for Cornwall, as well as giving her normal monthly report as Cornwall councillor for the area
Grace Hatton, clerk to Manaccan Parish Council on the Lizard, first met Mrs Lyne when she became council clerk nearly 30 years ago
The two set up a computer training centre in Manaccan in the mid-1990s.
She said: "I was very sorry to hear the news. This will be a great shock to everyone."