Deputy Lieutenants

Deputy Lieutenants are appointed because they have knowledge of the county and can assist the Lord-Lieutenant in her work.

Current Deputy Lieutenants are pictured below. Find out more about each of them by clicking on their picture:

 

The Wider Lieutenancy including Retired DL’s

The wider Lieutenants are pictured, and listed, below. Find out more about each of them by clicking on their picture:

 

  • Major R.J.G. Berkeley TD JP DL
  • James Charteris, 12th Earl of Wemyss  & March DL

Lord Wemys was educated at Oxford and the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester. He was Page of Honour to HM Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother 1962-64. Member, The Royal Company of Archers (Queen’s Bodyguard for Scotland) since 1978. Publication: (1981) The Singapore Naval base & the Defence of Britain’s Eastern Empire 1919-41. Resident Stanway House, Cheltenham since 1976.

  • Brigadier M.D.K. Dauncey DSO DL
  • Sir Henry Elwes, KCVO DL
  • Major J.V. Eyre, JP DL
  • Lieut. Col. Gibson, KCR TD MA LLM DL
  • Col. D. Lowsley-Williams TD JP DL
  • Col. D.L Merrylees DL
  • Mr Michael J.C. Stone DL
  • Col. G.W. Tufnell CVO DL
  • Lt. Col. the Lord M.C. Wigram JP DL