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 […]

All awards Recipients pictured with the Lord-Lieutenant, centre. (c) Stewart Turkington.

Kent Annual SERFCA Lord-Lieutenant’s Awards Ceremony, 26th September, 2019

Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant’s SERFCA Annual Award Ceremony for the County of Kent took place on 26th September 2019 at the Lord-Lieutenant’s family home, Penshurst Place. The annual Lord-Lieutenant’s Awards are for Reservists, Cadet Force Adult Volunteers, cadets and employees of the Reserve Forces and Cadet Organisations of the Armed Forces and are recognised as laudatory […]

Kent Birthday Honours 2019 Announced, 8th June, 2019

The Lord-Lieutenant would like to congratulate all those who have received honours in Her Majesty The Queen’s 2019 Birthday Honours. The Royal Victorian Order Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (CVO) The Viscount De L’Isle MBE – for Services to The Sovereign. The Most Honourable Order of the Bath Companions of the Order of the […]

Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service

2019 Kent Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service Winners Announced, 2nd June 2019

Three Kent Volunteer Groups have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. The three exceptional groups to have been honoured with this prestigious Award in Kent are: Deal With It based in Deal, The Prince of Wales Youth Club in Canterbury and […]