Former vicar of Chesterfield's Crooked Spire dies

Chesterfield's Crooked Spire.
Chesterfield's Crooked Spire.

A former vicar of Chesterfield's Crooked Spire church has passed away.

Father Brian Cooper, who served in the town between 1982 and 1991, died last night.

On Twitter, the Crooked Spire paid tribute to Father Cooper, describing him as a 'faithful servant of God'.

"May he rest in peace and rise in glory," the tweet added.