Lord-Lieutenant’s Visit to Oakley College

Lord-Lieutenant’s Visit to Oakley College

The Lord-Lieutenant had the pleasure of visiting Oakley College in Tonbridge and had a fantastic time. Oakley College is a learning college for 18-25 year olds with learning difficulties and their vision is to teach young people employability skills so they can reach...
Kent Challenger Games 2021

Kent Challenger Games 2021

The Lord-Lieutenant was delighted to attend and support the Kent Challenger Games which took place on 10 and 11 June at the Julie Rose Stadium in Ashford, bringing together 450 Secondary and Primary School children for an opportunity to really shine over the two days....
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

“Our thoughts are with Her Majesty The Queen on what would have been Prince Philip’s 100th birthday” On Thursday 10 June 2021, HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, the husband of Her Majesty The Queen for more than 72 years, would have reached his 100th birthday....
Barton Manor School

Barton Manor School

The Lord-Lieutenant was delighted to be asked to attend the Topping Out Ceremony at Barton Manor School with the Lord Mayor of Canterbury. This is a fantastic project and the Lord-Lieutenant is looking forward to visiting the school when it is completed in...
Kent Day

Kent Day

Wednesday 26 May is Kent Day, a day to celebrate our beautiful County, the ‘Garden of England’.  We are all extremely proud to live and work here in the County of Kent and The Lord-Lieutenant is honoured to be Her Majesty The Queen’s official...
Staplehurst Artisans Market

Staplehurst Artisans Market

Deputy Lieutenant, Jane Ashton, was delighted to open the Staplehurst Artisans Market on Sunday 16 May with the Mayor of Maidstone. There was a huge selection of stalls and locally produced items for sale. Many of the stallholders were young people who had started new...
Cohesion Plus Interfaith Initiative for India

Cohesion Plus Interfaith Initiative for India

Deputy Lieutenant, Dr Bhargawa Vasudaven, was pleased to support an initiative organised by Cohesion Plus working with multi faith groups in Gravesham and Dartford to secure 150 Oxygen Concentrator machines which will be sent to India via Khalsa Aid this week.  A...
Opening of Suicide Bereavement Support Group

Opening of Suicide Bereavement Support Group

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, Deputy Lieutenant, Dr Bhargawa Vasudaven was pleased to officially open CASAS (Care and Support After Suicide).  CASAS is a specialist suicide bereavement support group in Gravesham.  It has been established by people who have...
Easter Sunday in Rochester

Easter Sunday in Rochester

The Lord-Lieutenant was delighted to be invited to Rochester Cathedral for their Easter Sunday Service.  The Cathedral was able to have a limited congregation in line with current guidelines and the Service was also live streamed and can be...