It has been wonderful to see so many people from Gwent taking part in events around the Royal family this year. In addition to the usual busloads of people who went to Buckingham Palace Garden Parties this year, we were also allocated places for a number of (mostly younger) people to attend the wedding of The […]
The Lord Lieutenant attended a ceremony on Monday 14th May 2018 at Monmouthshire County Council Headquarters to commemorate the Centenary of the RAF. The RAF Ensign was raised and remained for the day. Accompanying the Lord Lieutenant is Chairman of Monmouthshire County Council Councillor Peter Clarke, Father Malcom Lane, Chaplain to Councillor Clarke and Air […]
County Councillor Maureen Powell Chairman of Monmouthshire County Council reads a message from the Secretary General of the Commonwealth at the Flag Raising ceremony held at Monmouthshire County Council on Commonwealth Day Monday 12th March. Accompanying County Councillor Powell are Deputy Lieutenant Murray Kerr (centre) together with High Sheriff Kevin Thomas flanked by Canon Mark […]
Ten people from Gwent (Monmouthshire, Caerphilly, Newport, Blaenau Gwent and Torfaen) will have the opportunity to go inside the walls of Windsor Castle on May 19 to see part of the wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle. Lord Lieutenants from across the UK have been asked to nominate people who […]
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The Commonwealth is an organisation with deep roots and profound strengths. The Commonwealths uniqueness lies in its human networks. These people-to-people links define the organisation and we need to recognise and nurture them. From 16-20 April 2018, the UK will host the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London and Windsor. With the theme of […]
January 2018 Princess Royal visit to Abertillery Joint Emergency Services
December 2017 Prince of Wales visiting Abbeyfields in Caerphilly.
December 2017 – BEM Presentation to Noreen Lewis BEM for services to Haematology Nursing in South Wales.
November 2017 – BEM presentation to Cliff Powis BEM for services to Emergency care.