THE LIEUTENANCY OF KENT ARMS

Kent 2020 New Year Honours Announced, 28th December, 2019

The Lord-Lieutenant would like to congratulate all those who have received honours in Her Majesty The Queen’s 2020 New Year Honours. Knights Bachelor Knighthood Mr Peter ESTLIN.  Lately Lord Mayor of London.  For Services to International Business, Inclusion and Skills. Order of the Bath Companion (CB) Ms Indra MORRIS.  Director General, Children’s Social Care, Social […]

Founding members Charles Franklin, Stephen Wakeford, Vicki Nicholls, Eileen Rowbotham, Rosie Rechter and Jane Stubbington with Vice-Lord-Lieutenant of Kent Richard Oldfield OBE and Col Jo Gunnell DL.

‘Deal With It’ QAVS Ceremony, 24th October 2019

Deal With It has been awarded the highly coveted Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the MBE for volunteers, for its commitment to plastic reduction and other green initiatives, campaigning to make Deal a greener town. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service trophy was presented to the group by Vice- Lord- Lieutenant of Kent Richard Oldfield […]

Atom Brands Queen’s Award for Enterprise ceremony, 17th October 2019

Tonbridge-based company Atom Brands has been presented with the Queens Award for Enterprise in recognition of its international trade success, having been awarded the accolade earlier this year. The Lord-Lieutenant Viscount De L’Isle CVO MBE presented the Queen’s Award for International Trade at a ceremony on 17th October, awarded for Outstanding Short Term Growth for […]

Brigade Electronics Founder and Chairman Chris Hanson-Abbott OBE receives the Queen's Award for Enterprise from the Lord-Lieutenant, Viscount De L’Isle CVO MBE. Far left is Douglas Horner DL who read the citation. (c) Victoria Collins.

Brigade Electronics Queen’s Award for Enterprise ceremony, 15th October 2019

Brigade Electronics plc, a leading commercial vehicle safety supplier has been presented with the Queens Award for Enterprise in recognition of its international trade success, having been awarded the accolade earlier this year. The company was one of only three businesses in Kent to have received the award. The presentation took place at Brigade’s dedicated […]

British Empire Medal Ceremony, 8th October, 2019

Kent’s finest have been honoured by The Queen with the presentation of their British Empire Medals (BEM). Chosen for their outstanding and dedicated community work and public service the 9 recipients, Dr Andrew Ashbee (Snodland); Rev’d Carol Avery (formerly of Greenhithe); Mr Andrew Callard (Otford); Mrs Mary Chapman (Chatham); Mr David Hogben (Herne Bay); Mrs […]