THE LIEUTENANCY OF KENT ARMS

WWI Centenary Event, Tonbridge, 18th August 2018

Mr Jacques Arnold DL will represent the Lord-Lieutenant at the opening of Tonbridge town’s World War I Centenary Event. The opening ceremony will take place on Tonbridge Castle Lawn on 18th August 2018 at 11.00. The weekend’s events will be centred on Tonbridge Castle and will feature a major exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary […]

1812 Night, Swanley, 24th August 2018

Lord Sackville DL will represent the Lord-Lieutenant at Swanley Town Council’s ‘1812 Night’ being held at Swanley Park on 24th August 2018 at 16.00. This free spectacular summer’s evening of family fun is provided by Swanley Town Council and will include entertainment, food and various community stalls, culminating in a concert of popular classics and […]

Installation and Welcome Service for Venerable Simon Burton-Jones as Bishop of Tonbridge, Rochester Cathedral, 2nd September 2018

The Lord-Lieutenant will be attending the Installation and Welcome Service for Venerable Simon Burton-Jones as Bishop of Tonbridge, to be held at Rochester Cathedral on 2nd September 2018 at 15.15. Simon Burton-Jones will be the seventh Bishop of Tonbridge, which is the sole Suffragan Bishop in the Diocese of Rochester. The Bishop shares in the […]

1 RSME Regiment: Corps Memorial and Veterans Weekend, 16th September 2018

The Lord-Lieutenant will be in attendance on 16th September 2018 at the Corps Memorial and Veterans Weekend being hosted by 1 Royal School of Military Engineering Regiment from 14th to 16th September at the Brompton Barracks, Chatham. There will be events across the weekend to promote ‘esprit de corps’ between veterans and serving members, the […]

Citizenship Ceremony, The Corn Exchange, Rochester, 19th September 2018

A Citizenship Ceremony will be taking place at The Corn Exchange, Rochester, on 19th September 2018 at 09.30 and the Lord-Lieutenant will be represented by Brigadier Peter Gilbert TD DL. Citizenship ceremonies are for adults whose application to become a British citizen has been accepted and it is a legal requirement that the applicant takes […]