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:
22 February 2020
17 year old Mya-Rose Craig was awarded a Doctorate in Science by the University of Bristol (for more information click VIEW ALL NEWS AND EVENTS below).
15 February 2020
43 international photographers from around the globe are featured in the 162nd Annual International Photography Exhibition (For more informaton click VIEW ALL NEWS AND EVENTS below}.
A change_maker is a young person who has transformed the lives of others and been carrying out their work for 12 months or more. Do you know a #Change_Maker? Celebrate them. Nominate them. Nominations are open for the 2020 Diana Award until 12th March. https://t.co/vpiYAEQb0P https://t.co/iAeKacoe2V
Good afternoon HMS PWLS. Your affiliate City of Bristol is bringing lots of great Bristol folk to visit in Liverpool on Saturday. We travel by train and coach and we bring a very Warm West Country Welcome to you as you visit your other affiliate City of Liverpool.@PeachesTweets https://t.co/wJkVqbokdc
#Bristol commemorations include 2 May Choral Evensong; 8 May - on College Green at 1455 75th anniv bugler sounds Last Post, lone piper plays Battle is O'er, Great George Bell tolls; 8 - 10 May retail shop staff don period dress, street & garden parties galore - Please join in! https://t.co/brGbAuY9LH
@DCFAFieldArmy it was a pleasure to see you at the 39th Signal Regiment's Centenary celebrations today and what a fabulous day it was. I hope our paths cross again before you retire! #Bristol @PeachesTweets #britisharmy @brislordmayor @ACFColCadets @39SignalRegt @R_Signals https://t.co/vcTeSAY1kE
What a truly wonderful day in #Bristol celebrating the 39th Signal Regiment's Centenary, thank you. @VinceConnelly1 @R_Signals @39SignalRegt @PeachesTweets @ACFColCadets @2IC39SigRegt @ArmySWcomd @jennybcampbell @claudelittner @brislordmayor https://t.co/Fji2dbGaX3
An amazing day in Bristol for @39SignalRegt, @R_Signals and the Cadets. Centenary and Freedom parade with the Salute taken by @PeachesTweets with @brislordmayor! @comd1SigBde @ArmySWcomd @HQARRC #TheVitalLink @ColCadetsSW @ACFColCadets @2IC39SigRegt Thanks to all who supported! https://t.co/3bPQnqS9hM