Lord Lieutenant

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Lord Lieutenant

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) the representative of the Crown in a county
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly) the British viceroy in Ireland
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His books on political history trace the relationship between political culture and offices of constitutional affinity between Britain and Ireland and include Abject Loyalty: Nationalism and Monarchy in Ireland during the Reign of Queen Victoria (2001) and Ireland's Czar: Gladstonian Government and the Lord Lieutenancies of the Red Earl Spencer, 1868-86 (2014).
We are delighted to be working with the Lord Lieutenancies of Warwickshire and the West Midlands to get more companies applying and events such as this are a great way of getting the message out there.
Regional representatives in attendance at the ceremony included the three Lord Lieutenancies of Tyne & Wear, Durham and Northumberland, the Lord Mayor of Newcastle, the Mayors of Gateshead, North and South Tyneside and Stockton, Deputy Mayors of Sunderland and Durham cities and chairmen of Hartlepool and Northumberland councils.