Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service (QAVS) 2013

The Lord-Lieutenant wishes to congratulate this year’s winners from Kent Voluntary Organisations, following the Cabinet Office announcement of the 2013 QAVS Awards nationwide. Cobbes Meadow Group Riding for the Disabled Association Candlers Way Chartham Canterbury Kent CT4 7TU Teaching disabled people of all ages to ride and to improve their physical and mental abilities.   […]

Presentation of British Empire and Imperial Service Medals, 17th April 2013

Presentation of British Empire and Imperial Service Medals, 17th April, 2013

  The Lord-Lieutenant held an Investiture at Penshurst Place on the 17th April, 2013, to award  the British Empire Medal (BEM) to Mr Peter  Barrell and Mrs Anne Hawkins who were listed in the New Year Honours. Additionally Mr Bernard Thompson was presented with the Imperial Service Medal (ISM)  following his retirement from the Civil […]

Kent New Year’s Honours 2013 Announced

  Knights Bachelor Sir David Wootton (Sevenoaks) Order of the Bath Companion (CB) Trevor Llanwarne Esq. (Sevenoaks) Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Knight Grand Cross (GBE) Sir Keith Mills DL (London) Commander (CBE) Mrs Helen Deeble (Canterbury) Ms Pauline Hayes (Tunbridge Wells) Professor Leslie Iversen (Sevenoaks) Officer (OBE) James Bulley Esq. (Otford) John […]