HC Deb 03 July 1987 vol 118 cc175-7W
Mr. Arnold

asked the Prime Minister if she will list the Lords Lieutenant for England and Wales, the dates of their appointment and their period of office.

County Lord-Lieutenant Date of appointment Dale of retirement
Avon Sir John Wills, TD, FRICS, JP April 1974 July 2003
Bedfordshire Lt. Col. Hanmer Hanbury, LVO, MC, JP March 1978 January 1991
Berkshire Col. The Hon. Gordon Palmer, OBE, TD January 1978 July 1993
Buckinghamshire Commander The Hon. John Fremantle, RN (Retd.), JP September 1984 January 2002
Cambridgeshire Michael Bevan, Esquire August 1985 August 2001
Cheshire The Viscount Leverhulme, TD August 1949 July 1990
Cleveland The Lord Gisborough, TD March 1981 July 2002
Cornwall The Viscount Falmouth October 1977 October 1994
Cumbria Sir Charles Graham, Bt February 1983 July 1994
Derbyshire Col. Peter Hilton, MC, JP January 1978 June 1994
Devon The Earl of Morley, JP May 1982 May 1998
Dorset The Lord Digby, JP September 1984 July 1999
Durham The Lord Barnard, TD August 1970 September 1998
East Sussex The Most Hon. The Marquess of Abergavenny, KG, OBE, JP April 1974 November 1989
Essex Admiral Sir Andrew Lewis, KCB, JP August 1978 January 1993
Gloucestershire Col. Martin Gibbs, CB, DSO, TD, JP June 1978 February 1992
Greater London Field Marshal The Lord Bramall, GCB, OBE, MC, JP January 1986 December 1998
Greater Manchester Sir William Downward, JP April 1974 December 1987
Hampshire Sir James Scott, JP December 1982 October 1999
Hereford and Worcester Captain Thomas Dunne, JP 1977 October 2008

The Prime Minister

Lords Lieutenant for England and Wales, the dates of their appointment and their period of office are:

County Lord-Lieutenant Dale of appointment Dale of retirement
Hertfordshire Simon Bowes Lyon, Esquire, FCA January 1986 June 2007
Humberside Richard Bethell, Esquire October 1983 March 1997
Isle of Wight The Lord Mottistone, CBE August 1985 December 1995
Kent The Rt. Hon. Robin Leigh-Pemberton August 1982 January 2002
Lancashire Dr. Simon Towneley March 1976 December 1996
Leicestershire Col. Robert Martin, OBE, JP May 1965 April 1989
Lincolnshire Henry Nevile, Esquire November 1975 March 1995
Merseyside Wing Cdr. Kenneth Stoddart, JP April 1979 May 1989
Norfolk Timothy Colman, Esquire March 1978 September 2004
Northamptonshire John Lowther, Esquire, CBE, JP January 1984 November 1998
Northumberland The Viscount Ridley, TD January 1984 July 2000
North Yorkshire Sir Marcus Worsley, JP March 1987 April 2000
Nottinghamshire Sir Gordon Hobday January 1983 February 1991
Oxfordshire Sir Ashley Ponsonby, MC January 1980 February 1996
Shropshire John Dugdale, Esquire February 1975 May 1998
Somerset Lt. Col. Geoffrey Luttrell, MC, JP March 1978 October 1994
South Yorkshire Hugh Neill, Esquire, CBE, TD, JP 1985 March 1996
Staffordshire Sir Arthur Bryan July 1968 March 1998
Suffolk Sir Joshua Rowley, JP March 1978 December 1995
Surrey Richard Thornton, Esquire, OBE, JP May 1986 October 1997
Tyne and Wear Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison July 1984 December 2000
Warwickshire Charles Smith-Ryland, Esquire December 1967 May 2002
West Midlands The Earl of Aylesford, JP April 1974 November 1993
West Sussex Her Grace Lavinia, Duchess of Norfolk, CBE April 1975 March 1991
West Yorkshire The Lord Ingrow, OBE, TD, JP May 1985 August 1992
Wiltshire Col. Sir Hugh Brassey, KCVO, OBE, MC December 1981 October 1990
Clwyd Sir William Gladstone, Bt, JP August 1985 October 2000
Dyfed Mr. David Mansel Lewis, JP February 1979 October 2002
Mid Mr. Douglas Badham, CBE, JP December 1985 August 1989
South Mrs. Susan Williams, MBE December 1985 August 1990
West Col. Vaughan Williams, DSO, OBE, TD December 1985 October 1987
Gwynedd The Marquess of Anglesey October 1983 October 1997
Gwent Mr. Richard Hanbury-Tenison, JP June 1979 January 2000
Powys Mr. Mervyn Bourdillon, JP July 1986 August 1999