Left to Right: Graeme Le Saux (FIT Trustee), Lynn Brisley (Dover District Council), Cllr. Clive Goble (Chair, Capel-le-Ferne Parish Council) and Tim Phillips (FIT Chairman).

Kent Fields in Trust Awards Ceremony, 28th November, 2013

  The Lord-Lieutenant of Kent wishes to congratulate the two award winners from Kent who were successful in the Fields in Trust Awards Ceremony held at Lords Cricket Ground on 28th November, 2013. Two Kent civil parishes within the Dover District were selected from nationwide nominations as winners of the following categories: Town and Parish Council […]

The Late Right Hon Lord Kingsdown KG

Tribute to The Late Right Honourable Lord Kingsdown KG

It is with great sadness that my wife Isobel and I have heard of the death on Sunday evening of The Right Hon Lord Kingsdown KG. He served with great distinction as Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, Her Majesty The Queen’s representative in the County, for almost 20 years. Lord Kingsdown was no ordinary man. He won […]

The evening’s award winners.

Lord-Lieutenant’s Meritorious Awards, 29th October, 2013

  The Lord-Lieutenant, Viscount De L’Isle MBE recently held his annual awards ceremony for the  Reserve Forces and Cadet Movements from all three services – Sea, Army and Air – with medals and certificates awarded in recognition of their dedicated service throughout the County.  In addition, he appointed his Lord-Lieutenant Cadets for 2013/2014 who will accompany […]

Cookery Demonstration with Barry Duffield DL at the Sittingbourne Sea Cadets Open Evening

Sittingbourne Sea Cadets Open Evening, 28th October, 2013

  Sittingbourne Sea Cadets held an open day where the group welcomed Barry Duffield DL, President of the Medway Town Sea Cadet Unit, to its HQ in Crown Quay Lane. Cadets and instructors were on hand to show potential recruits around the unit and take part in activities such as cooking in the galley and drumming. Barry Duffield, […]

Viscount De L'Isle with Brigadier C J Clayton MBE MA Commander 2 (South East) Brigade and the winning team from The North School, Ashford, Kent

Challenger Troop’s East Kent Schools Challenge Event, 21st October, 2013

In the presence of The Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, Viscount De L’Isle, eight schools from the Folkestone area participated in a gruelling day of challenging activities designed to develop team spirit, build communication and teamwork skills. The event took place on Monday 21st October, at Shorncliffe Barracks, Folkestone. The first  of its kind, lead organiser Challenger […]