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Local Charities Day 14th December, 2018

Local Charities Day, Friday 14th December, 2018

The Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) are leading on Local Charities Day in December and charities are being encouraged to put their details on the Local Charities map  https://localcharitiesdaymap.co.uk/. Local charities can nominate themselves so it is great publicity for individual charities too. DCMS are keen to  build on the success of the […]

A First for Kent: The Digital Memorial of The Queen’s Own Buffs The Royal Kent Regiment Held at University of Kent at Canterbury, 29th October 2018

Viscount De L’Isle, Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, attended the launch of The Queen’s Own Buffs The Royal Kent Regiment digitized records to be held in the University of Kent. Robert Sidney, a forebear of Lord De L’Isle, was the first Colonel of The Buffs from 1665 to 1668.  Lord De L’Isle is extremely proud to have […]

The Lord-Lieutenant delivering his speech at the tree planting ceremony. (c) Margate Museum.

Trees planted at Margate’s Tudor House for Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy project, 23rd October, 2018

Five trees have been planted in the grounds of Margate’s historic Tudor House as part of the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy project. The project was launched in 2015 with an appeal to all 53 Commonwealth nations to take part in tree planting to mark Her Majesty’s long service. Tudor House was one of 10,000 organisations and […]

Dr Agimol Pradeep being congratulated by the Lord-Lieutenant. (c) Barry Duffield DL.

British Empire Medal Investiture, Penshurst Place, 11th October 2018

The Lord-Lieutenant, Viscount De L’Isle MBE, held an investiture at Penshurst Place for the six British Empire Medal recipients nominated in Her Majesty The Queen’s June 2018 Birthday Honours List. Chosen for their outstanding and dedicated community work and public service the 6 recipients, Reverend Marina Jeffrey-Watson (Birchington); Mr Ewen Kellas (Tonbridge); Mrs Diana Knox […]

On behalf of our Chief Executive Ann Millington and Vice Chairman Mr Stuart Tranter, thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to present the Long Service and Good Conduct Medals at our Awards Ceremony on Tuesday. Please find attached a photo of yourself with Mr Tranter and Ann.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service 2018 Awards Ceremony, Maidstone, 2nd October 2018

The annual Kent Fire and Rescue Service awards ceremony highlights the bravery, dedication and long service of some extraordinary people.  This year the Service, at Oakwood House, Maidstone, welcomed Her Majesty’s Deputy Lieutenant, The Rt Hon Sir Hugh Robertson KCMG DL, who represented the Lord-Lieutenant at the event to present the Long Service and Good […]