THE LIEUTENANCY OF KENT ARMS

Autumn Meeting of the East Kent Magistrates’ Bench and Presentation of Long Service Certificates, 3rd October 2019

Pictured are (L to R) Miss Esin Uslu Deputy Justices’ Clerk (People) for Kent, Mrs Karen Dibble JP East Kent Bench Chairman, Mr Richard Oldfield OBE DL Vice Lord- Lieutenant, Mr Paul Smith JP and Mr Ken Benn JP (Recipients of 20 Year Certificates). Not shown is Mrs Jayne-Ann Brown JP who also received a certificate later the same day.

Pictured are (L to R) Miss Esin Uslu Deputy Justices’ Clerk (People) for Kent, Mrs Karen Dibble JP East Kent Bench Chairman, Mr Richard Oldfield OBE DL Vice Lord- Lieutenant, Mr Paul Smith JP and Mr Ken Benn JP (Recipients of 20 Year Certificates). Not shown is Mrs Jayne-Ann Brown JP who also received a certificate later the same day.

The Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Mr Richard Oldfield OBE DL, representing the Lord- Lieutenant, attended the Autumn Bench Meeting of the East Kent Magistrates’ Bench at Lower Hardres Village Hall, Canterbury, on Thursday 3rd October and presented Certificates for Long Service to those Magistrates who have served for 20 years.

Bench Meetings are held twice yearly in Spring & Autumn and provide an opportunity for magistrate colleagues to meet and share information.  Speakers at this meeting were HHJ Mark Weekes, Magistrates’ Liaison Judge Canterbury Crown Court, and Mrs Mary Tuckett, South East Regional Leadership Magistrate and Member of Magistrates’ Leadership Executive.