In the memory of famous council employee, Ashley Dale, who was fatally killed at the scene of a shooting in Liverpool in the city on the 21st of August 21st the city will mourn her loss as bridges turn pink, green, and orange, and the flags will remain at half-mast.
Dale died after the perpetrator made her open the door to her house at Old Swan on Sunday, August 21 and fired a number of rounds “indiscriminately”. Following the same incident, Merseyside police were called to the scene and discovered her body inside the back yard of her house.
— Jonathan Humphries (@JHumphriesEcho) September 20, 2022
The news of Dale’s passing came within five days of the time Sam Rimmer in Dingle was killed just 24 hours after shooting dead Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Dovecot. Many mourners made their way to in the town’s Anglican Cathedral to pay respect to the deceased soul.
Knowsley Council, where she was employed in Environment Health, tweeted, “Today our beloved and beloved friend, Ashley Dale, was laid to rest. In her memory we will light our Greystone Bridge & Archway Road Bridge with pink, green and orange. Flags flying in Kirkby, Huyton & Prescot will also be at half-mast until the morning of tomorrow.” The funeral was held on The Anglican Cathedral also a hearse transporting the white coffin to the church’s entrance was decorated with the words “daughter” with white flowers.
Today our much loved and missed colleague, Ashley Dale, was laid to rest. In her honour, we are lighting the Greystone Bridge & Archway Road Bridge green, pink and orange.
Flags in Kirkby, Huyton & Prescot will also remain at half-mast until tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/N7VrlTffsI
— Knowsley Council (@KnowsleyCouncil) September 20, 2022
Knowsley Council considered Dale as a rising star. At the previous meeting the leader of Knowsley Council, Cllr Graham Morgan stated, “The council lost a young star when she was tragically and savagely killed.” He added,” Myself and Cllr Powell have met with Ashley’s family and it is no surprise that they are shocked by her loss. Ashley was involved in assisting numerous elected officials who have all said how positive she took on her job and how incredibly accommodating she was.”
At the time of her Death her net worth was approx. $4 to $6 Million USD and monthly earning was over $80K USD.