Kent Magistrates Swearing in Ceremony

On Monday 23 November, the Lord-Lieutenant was pleased to attend the Swearing in Ceremony of seven new Magistrates for the North Kent Bench in the presence of His Honour Judge Julian Smith.  Congratulations to all the new magistrates and thank you for taking on this...
Remembrance Sunday 2020

Remembrance Sunday 2020

The Lord-Lieutenant was delighted to attend the Remembrance Sunday Service in Canterbury and lay a wreath on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen.  The Service can be viewed here. The Lord-Lieutenant also took part in the two minutes silence for the Great Lines Remembrance...
Compassionate Community Awards

Compassionate Community Awards

The Lord-Lieutenant was pleased to be invited to join the judging panel for the inaugural Compassionate Community Awards which recognised individuals who have helped their communities during the pandemic.  The awards were organised by the Heart of Kent Hospice with...
Remembrance 2020

Remembrance 2020

Due to the Covid-19 crisis, Remembrance events will not be able to take place in the usual way.  However, the Lord-Lieutenant and Deputy Lieutenants will be attending socially distanced services and laying poppy wreaths across the County to show our support for the...
World Homeless Day 2020

World Homeless Day 2020

World Homeless Day is on Saturday 10 October 2020.  Ahead of this, Porchlight asked the Lord-Lieutenant and Deputy Lieutenants to support their Wear Purple for Porchlight campaign to raise awareness of the organisation and the incredible, and sadly much needed, work...