As Lord-Lieutenant, Peaches is Her Majesty's representative in the City and County of Bristol and her first and foremost duty is to uphold the dignity of the Crown. She will follow the example of the Queen and other members of the Royal family and seek to promote a good atmosphere and a spirit of co-operation in the City; she will encourage amicable and productive relationships between all sectors, whether involving the voluntary, social, commercial or civic life of the City. Lord-Lieutenants also have traditional links with the Armed Forces and exercise leadership in a wide range of matters, from civil and defence to professional and voluntary. The Lord-Lieutenant is also the Chairperson of the Advisory Committee on Justices of the Peace.
The Lieutenancy Office for County and City of Bristol is located at Leigh Court, Abbots Leigh, Bristol BS8 3RA - see map at the bottom of this page. The Bristol Lieutenancy is one of 55 Lieutenancies in England and Wales and serves a population of 428,100 (2011). The City is diverse with more than 91 languages being spoken and 45 religions observed. Bristol is proud to be an inclusive and harmonious city.
The Lord-Lieutenant is here to help you or your organisation to be of service to the wider community. Whether it is a visit to your organisation to recognise the work being done, a recommendation to attend a Royal Garden Party, advice on how to nominate a colleague or friend for a national honour based on the high quality of service performed and more, the Lord-Lieutenant is pleased to help.
Recognising excellence at the level of personal, business or voluntary organisational achievement requires the inhabitants of Bristol to submit nominations. However, the Lord-Lieutenant promotes and reviews submissions and the Lieutenancy is keen to encourage more applications for:
7 September 2021
Mrs Peaches Golding OBE RNR hands over Presidency of Wessex Reserve Forces and Cadets Association to Wiltshire’s Lord Lieutenant Mrs Sarah Troughton (click VIEW ALL NEWS AND EVENTS below for more info).
22 August 2021
Canon Rev’d Jonnie Parkin installed as Bristol Cathedral’s Canon Missioner (for more info click VIEW ALL NEWS AND EVENTS below).
Charles Golding’s expertise in digital media ranges across several fields including filmmaking and interactive design. He is also creative director of @cargomovement. Charles will be a part of the Augmenting Places: AR for the People panel → https://t.co/PjCNeMAGgQ #beyondconf
I am delighted to welcome @VAdmBenKey as the next First Sea Lord. As a previous Fleet Commander and now CJO, he brings a wealth of operational experience and will continue the @RoyalNavy’s modernisation to ensure we meet future threats and deliver for the Nation. https://t.co/7XTeuTVnys
Join Prince William and Sir David Attenborough for the first ever @EarthshotPrize Awards. With performances from @EdSheeran, @Coldplay, @YemiAladee, @KSI & @ShawnMendes. Watch the #EarthshotPrize at 8pm, Sunday 17th October on @BBCOne & @BBCiPlayer. #EarthshotLondon2021 https://t.co/ayrL32akUz
Opening @BlueEarthSummit today in #Bristol aligned with our City's environmental credentials and our need to urgently and actively repair our Planet. The voices of young activists & vulnerable people around the globe are calling for action. @kemenzerem @TimSmitEden https://t.co/PzCR0Gh2kS
Introducing my 2021 Lord-Lieutenant's Cadets. These capable young people will assist me in a variety of activities over the coming year. They are a credit to their families, schools and the Services they represent. @WRFCA @BACFBristol @BrigJkFraserRM @RAFSETWWM https://t.co/awxLzkgFRX