Chester QGC Champion City

At a ceremony held at The Countess of Chester Country Park on 15 January, the Lord-Lieutenant presented the Sheriff of Chester, Councillor Jill Houlbrook, with a plaque to mark  Chester’s designation as a Queen’s Green Canopy Champion City.   Two standard oak trees were subsequently planted by the Lord-Lieutenant and the Sheriff of Chester to mark the …

Chester QGC Champion City Read More »

Lord-Lieutenant Visits Cheshire Wildlife Trust

The Lord-Lieutenant has made a familiarisation visit to Bickley Hall Farm, the headquarters of Cheshire Wildlife Trust, in anticipation of the Trust’s 60th anniversary in 2022, which will coincide with Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Remembrance 2021

The Lieutenancy was formally represented at Remembrance Sunday Services/Parades on 14 November at Chester, Runcorn, Alderley Edge, Alsager, Congleton, Crewe, Ellesmere Port, Knutsford, Macclesfield, Middlewich, Nantwich, Northwich, Poynton, Sandbach, Warrington, Widnes, Wilmslow and Winsford.

Queen’s Award for Macclesfield Company

The Lord-Lieutenant, Lady Redmond MBE, has presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise (International Trade) 2021 to Illingworth Research Group Ltd of Tytherington, Macclesfield. The company was founded in 1998 and has developed a unique combination of patient- centric services to assist international pharmaceutical companies in the delivery of clinical research projects.

Honours Investitures

The Lord-Lieutenant, on behalf of The Queen, has presented Medals to 21 Cheshire Honours Recipients at a Ceremony held at Tatton Park. The awards included the OBE, MBE, BEM, Queen’s Police Medal and Queen’s Fire Service Medal.

The Queen’s Green Canopy

Blacon’s Dee Point Primary is one of 70 primary schools across the country chosen to plant a tree to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. The Lord-Lieutenant visited the School on 5 October to join-in the tree planting ceremony with the head teacher, Dave Williams and the pupils.

QAVS for Overwater Wheelyboat Services

At a Ceremony held at Combermere Abbey, the Lord-Lieutenant on behalf of HM The Queen has presented the volunteers of the Overwater Wheelyboat Services with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2020.

Queen’s Award for Aerofoil Energy

The Lord-Lieutenant, on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, has presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise – Innovation to Aerofoil Energy Ltd of Bollington. Founded in 2014, the Company has pioneered the use of shelf-edge technology to improve the energy efficiency of supermarket refrigeration, a feature of the food retail industry that accounts for 3 …

Queen’s Award for Aerofoil Energy Read More »