Deputy lieutenant

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the title of any one of the deputies or assistants of the lord lieutenant of a county.

See also: Lieutenant

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TV presenter Carol Malia and folk musician Kathryn Tickell have been appointed deputy lieutenants of Northumberland.
THE Duchess of Northumberland has appointed BBC Look North's Carol Malia and folk musician Kathryn Tickell as deputy lieutenants of Northumberland.
Paul joins a renowned group of Deputy Lieutenants in the region, whose duty it is to characterize the Queen under the leadership of Her Majesty s Lord-Lieutenant for the West Midlands.
She is now among a group of Deputy Lieutenants who represent the Queen in the region under the leadership of Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant for the West Midlands, Paul Sabapathy CBE.
Prof Bob Cryan, the vice-chancellor of Huddersfield University and hospital executive Helen Thomson, have both been appointed Deputy Lieutenants of West Yorkshire.
Deputy Lieutenants are appointed by the Lord-Lieutenant and remain in office until they retire at 75.
Pauline is one of five Deputy Lieutenants appointed in the last 12 months, including MP Frank Field and Kind charity founder Stephen Yip.
Jill Johnson was last year asked by the Lord Lieutenant of West Glamorgan, to check whether she was willing to undertake the role of one of his Deputy Lieutenants.
Deputy lieutenants are appointed in recognition of services to Warwickshire and assist the Lord Lieutenant, Martin Dunne, in performing public duties.
The commission means that the five now represent the Queen in Tyne and Wear and their new role will see them work alongside the lord-lieutenant Nigel Sherlock who said: "These five new deputy lieutenants all hold important positions in our communities and they have been chosen because of their contribution to our community.
KEVAN Jones MP is absolutely right to say that Deputy Lieutenants, as representatives of the Queen, should act in a non-political manner (Journal, January 15).
ELEVEN new Deputy Lieutenants have been appointed with the Queen's agreement by the Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, Lord Crathorne.
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