THE LIEUTENANCY OF KENT ARMS
Diamond Jubilee Visit to Kent by The Earl and Countess of Wessex – 31st May, 2012

Diamond Jubilee Visit to Kent by The Earl and Countess of Wessex, 31st, May, 2012

TRH The Earl and Countess of Wessex were asked by The Queen to visit Kent, in her stead, as part of The Queen’s Royal Diamond Jubilee regional visits programme. TRH programme took them to Royal Tunbridge Wells, Grove Green and Gillingham. Starting in Tunbridge Wells, where TRH toured the Pantiles, meeting many local well-wishers who […]

Brighter Futures for Older People

Brighter Futures for Older People, Maidstone, presented with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2011

Brighter Futures for Older People, Maidstone, has been presented with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2011 for performing a vital service throughout the year with its dedicated team of over 70 exceptional volunteers and only two paid members of staff. Deputy Lieutenant Suresh Khanna CBE DL read the citation which recalled that in 2006, […]

Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate

Presentation of the Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate to Sheppey Cadet Petty Officer Keiron Hughes

Family and friends gathered at the Training Ship Kent, home of the Isle of Sheppey Sea Cadets on Thursday, 15 December to see Cadet Petty Officer Keiron Hughes recognised for outstanding achievements. He had been appointed as the County’s Sea Cadet Corps Lord Lieutenant’s Cadet for 2010/11 but is now at Merchant Navy College and […]

Maidstone Crown Court

Swearing in Ceremony of newly appointed Justices of the Peace

HM Lord-Lieutenant with the Magistrates Liaison Judge His Honour Judge St John Stevens and new members of the Magistracy following their swearing in ceremony at Maidstone Crown Court on Thursday 15th December, 2011.
The Elizabeth Cross

Lord Lieutenant presents the Elizabeth Cross to RAF Sergeant’s Family

The family of Sergeant James Hunter, who was killed on active service with the Royal Air Force Regiment during the Cyprus Emergency in 1956 has been presented with the Elizabeth Cross. It was received by his daughter, Mrs Diana Wilkins, of Coxheath, Maidstone, at a private ceremony at Penshurst Place, home of The Lord Lieutenant […]