Friday, 16 February 2018

New Honorary Chaplain to The Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has appointed The Reverend Wing Commander P. Mellor, Honorary Chaplain to her household in succession to The Reverend Group Captain T. Wright QHC.

New Honorary Surgeon to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Brigadier R.G. Simpson to be an Honorary Surgeon to her Royal Household in succession to Brigadier R. H. B. Williamson whose term of office has ended.

New Deputy Lieutenants of County Tyrone

Robert Scott OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of County Tyrone commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of County Tyrone.

Mr Malachy Stephen McAleer
Ms Mary Murnaghan

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

HRH Prince Henrik of Denmark has Passed Away

His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark husband and consort of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe of Denmark passed away last night at Fredensborg Castle at the aged 83. Her Majesty Queen Margrethe and their two sons Crown Prince Frederik and Prince Joachim were at his bedside.

My thoughts and condolences to Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark, her two sons Crown Prince Frederik and Prince Joachim and the rest of the Danish royal family at most difficult time.

Friday, 9 February 2018

GCMG for the New Governor-General of Barbados

The Queen has appointed Her Excellency Sandra Prunella Mason the honour of Dame Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (GCMG) on her appointment as Governor-General of Barbados.

New Deputy Lieutenants of Cambridgeshire

Julie Spence OBE QPM, Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire has commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of Cambridgeshire.

Ms Lily Bacon
Mr Christopher Parkhouse
Mr Richard Pemberton
Mrs Miranda Rock
Mr Jaspal Singh

Saturday, 27 January 2018

New Deputy Lieutenant of County Tyrone

Robert Scott OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of County Tyrone has commissioned the following person to become a Deputy Lieutenant of County Tyrone.

Mr Malachy Stephen McAleer

New Deputy Lieutenants of Orkney

James William Spence, Lord-Lieutenant of Orkney has commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of Orkney.

Mr Thomas Stephen Hagan
Ms Elizabeth Elaine Grieve
Mr Craig David Spence
Mrs Sarah Lindsey Scarth

Monday, 22 January 2018

Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York to Marry in the Autumn

His Royal Highness The Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York have announced today that their youngest daughter Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York has got engaged to Mr Jack Brooksbank. 

The wedding will take place at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle and will be in the autumn of this year.

Sunday, 21 January 2018

Caspian Donald Hicks (born.January 21st 2018) son of Mr Ashley Hicks and Mrs Katalina Hicks

Caspian Donald Hicks was born today, the son of Mr Ashley Hicks and Mrs Katalina Hicks, Mr Ashley Hicks is the only son of Lady Pamela Hicks née Mountbatten the younger daughter of the 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma and her husband Mr David Nightingale Hicks, Caspian is Lady Pamela Hicks’s tenth grandchild.

Mr Ashley Hicks is the godson of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, he is also a cousin of the Duke via his grandfather the 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma who was the Duke’s maternal uncle.

Mr Ashley Hicks already has two children by his first wife but Caspian is his first son and first child by his second wife. Caspian like is father is distantly in the line of succession to the British throne. The announcement was made on their Instagram pages. @ashleyhicks1970 @katahicks

Friday, 19 January 2018

GCMG for the New Governor-General of Saint Lucia

The Queen has appointed His Excellency the Honourable Emmanuel Neville Cenac the honour of Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (GCMG) on his appointment as Governor-General of Saint Lucia.

New Deputy Lieutenants of the Royal County of Berkshire

James Puxley, Lord-Lieutenant of the Royal County of Berkshire has commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of the Royal County of Berkshire

Mr Christopher Robert Barrett
Mr Richard Bennett
Mr David Ellis Brownlow
Dr Peter Durrant MBE
Mrs Victoria Jane Fishburn
Mr Adrian Neil Raeburn McAlpine
Mr Sean Zain Taylor

Thursday, 18 January 2018

New Deputy Lieutenants of Hertfordshire

Robert Voss CBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire has commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of Hertfordshire

Mr Anthony Chapman
Ms Jane McCue
Mr Fergus McMullen
Mr Vinay Tanna

New Honorary Dental Surgeon to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen appointed Colonel S. L. Ramage to be an Honorary Dental Surgeon to her Royal Household in succession to Colonel P. D. Jackson TD VR.

New Honorary Dental Surgeon to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen appointed Colonel T. J. Davies to be an Honorary Dental Surgeon to her Royal Household in succession to Colonel S. J. Creasey.

New Deputy Lieutenants of Perth and Kinross

Brigadier Melville Jameson CBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Perth and Kinross has commissioned the following people to become Deputy Lieutenants of Perth and Kinross.

The Right Honourable the Earl of Kinnoull
Mr Charles Gallagher

New Aide-de-Camp to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Colonel J. S. Gunning, Aide-de-Camp to her household in succession to Colonel S. G. Hutchinson MBE.

New Aide-de-Camp of Army Reserve to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Brigadier S. J. R. Graham VR to the position of Aide-de-Camp of the Army Reserve to her Royal Household in succession to Brigadier C. A. Coull VR.

New Aide-de-Camp to the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Colonel J. D. Bryant OBE, Aide-de-Camp to her household in succession to Colonel R. M. Green.

New Deputy Lieutenant of City of Edinburgh

Councillor Frank Ross, Lord Provost of the Edinburgh has commissioned the following person to become a Deputy Lieutenant of City of Edinburgh.

Mr James Thomson OBE DL