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MRS BERYL MORTON RECEIVES HONORARY FREEMEN AWARD

Mrs Morton

Councillor Ken Wattingham the Town Mayor of Houghton Regis made a visit to Mrs Beryl Morton to present her with a framed certificate after she was awarded Honorary Freemen of Houghton Regis at this years Pride of Houghton Awards. He also presented her with a beautiful bouquet of flowers.

The award of Honorary Freeman is one of the most prestigious awards which a council can bestow upon a valued member of the community.

This is the second time the award has been bestowed on a valued member of the community, the first one being to Councillor Robin Hines in 2017.

An interview with Mrs Morton made in 2014 by the Heritage Society can be found on our Recordings Page. Please Click below.

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