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Flag Raising Ceremony, 2019
On Monday 24th June 2019, Col Carron Snagge OBE DL, represented the Lord-Lieutenant at the Flag Raising Ceremony at St
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Armed Forces Day 2019
On Saturday 22nd June 2019, the Isle of Wight’s Lord-Lieutenant, Mrs Susie Sheldon took the salute at the march-past of
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Birthday Honours List 2019
HM The Queen has recognised people on the Isle of Wight for their hard work and dedication to a range
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The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2019
Two organisations on the Isle of Wight have been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service: Alzheimer Café Isle of
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HRH The Duke of Kent visits the Island
HRH The Duke of Kent visited the Isle of Wight on Thursday 23rd May 2019. Click here for more details of
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Rapanui awarded The Queen’s Award for Innovation
ISLE of Wight eco clothing company Rapanui has won the Queen’s Award for Innovation. It received the award for its
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Opening of the D-Day ’75 Exhibition at Shanklin Chine
On Sunday 19th May 2019, the Lord-Lieutenant officially opened the D-Day’75 exhibition in the PLUTO room at Shanklin Chine, focussing
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Service to Collate, License and Welcome the Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight in Office
On Saturday 18 May 2019, the Lord-Lieutenant attended a Service at the Newport Minster, where The Ven Peter Leonard was
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77th Anniversary of the Polish destroyer ORP Blyskawica
On Sunday 5th May 2019, deputy lieutenant The Hon Patrick Seeley DL attended the 77th Anniversary of the Defence of
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New High Sheriff for the Isle of Wight
On Monday 8th April 2019, Mr Geoff Underwood was sworn in as the Island’s new High Sheriff.  The ceremony at
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