Crown Agent


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Crown Agent

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1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a member of a board appointed by the Minister for Overseas Development to provide financial, commercial, and professional services for a number of overseas governments and international bodies
2. (Law) (not capitals) Scot a solicitor dealing with criminal prosecutions
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David Harvie, crown agent at COPFS, said: "This fantastic result recognises our long-held commitment to developing and sustaining a diverse workforce in an environment that is welcoming and inclusive.
But Crown agent David Harvie said provisions in the Scottish Government's draft budget of more than PS114million for the service in 2018/19 means the anticipated cut of about 30 staff in 2018/19 would not be required.
Also honoured with CBEs were: Christopher George Matthews-Maxwell, Belford, Northumberland, for services to the voluntary sector; Catherine Patricia Dyer, Crown Agent and chief executive, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, for services to law and order in Scotland; Ian Gareth Dormer, formerly national chairman, Institute of Directors, for services to business, particularly in the North East.
Apart from Crown Agent Bank's core operations, the new system will also manage the bank's trade finance business.
Ommanney (the former Crown Agent, now permanent under-secretary at the Colonial Office) brushed it aside, doubting whether it would be possible to get really 'competent men to go out to West Africa on any terms'.
He told the local Crown Agent, William Henry More, who had been watching this strange new activity in some state of bewilderment, that it would make a fine place to build a golf course.
He said the Commission,as a Crown agent,did not need planning permission.
Favourite-backers in the 12-furlong handicap got no run for their money when Crown Agent deposited jockey Liam Keniry on the turf on leaving the stalls, the rider reporting that the 9-2 market leader had stumbled as the stalls opened.
Deputy Crown agent William Gilchrist has now pledged to supply the family with information about the evidence led in the first murder trial of two men.
But the Deputy Crown Agent, John Dunn, has set up an E Crime Hate Crime Group bringing together prosecutors, experts and police.
Catherine Dyer, the Crown Agent and Chief Executive at the Crown Office, also sent an unprecedented letter of apology to Colin's family in April last year, upholding complaints they had made about the failings of two senior prosecutors.
Philip Robinson thought about joining the mass exodus to the far rail, as is the norm on wet evenings at the track, but stayed stands' side, which proved by a neck to be the right decision as he caught clear far- side leader Crown Agent in the last 100 yards.