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 […]

The procession enters All Saints Church for the service.

High Sheriff of Kent’s Justice Service, 4th October, 2013

  The Annual Justice Service for the Kent Judiciary was held at All Saints Church, Maidstone on Friday 4th October, 2013. The High Sheriff arranged the Service at the beginning of the Michaelmas Law Term. This year this service was followed by a luncheon hosted by the High Sheriff in the Archbishop’s Palace. The Lord-Lieutenant […]

The Lord-Lieutenant presenting the QAVS crystal trophy to colleagues from The Pickering Centre

An Investiture and Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) Ceremony, 16th September, 2013

The Award of a British Empire Medal to Mrs Pauline Taylor (Polly) in the Birthday Honours list for her charity work at the Pickering Cancer Care Drop-in Centre,was announced shortly after the Centre had been selected for a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS). Normally these awards would have been treated as two separate events, […]

The Lord-Lieutenant and Kelvin Holford watch three young scientists in action

The Kent Scouts International Jamboree, 30th July, 2013

  The Lord-Lieutenant, Viscount De L’Isle met with 6000 young people from around the world at the Kent Scouts International Jamboree 2013 at the Kent Showground, Detling. The Jamboree hosted by Kent Scouts was a week-long event and brought together Scouts and Guides from over 30 countries and as far afield as Canada, Africa, New […]

Mrs Marion Regan DL

Appointment of New Deputy Lieutenants

  SIX new Deputy Lieutenants of Kent have been appointed, each of them honoured for their positive contributions to the County and the Nation. They are Major (Retd) Dennis Bradley BEM DL, Mrs Rosemary Dymond DL, Colonel (Retd) Jo Gunnell  OBE DL, Philip Harland Esq DL, Mrs Marion Regan DL and Dr Bhargawa Vasudaven DL.    Major (Retd) Dennis Bradley BEM […]