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The Lieutenant-Governor

The Lieutenant-Governor is appointed by The Queen and is the Crown's personal representative in the Bailiwick. Appointed for a five year term, Lieutenant General Richard Cripwell CB, CBE took up the post in February 2022. His Excellency is pictured here with his wife, Mrs Louise Cripwell.

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HE and Mrs Cripwell

Government House

Government House is the official residence of the Lieutenant-Governor and his partner. It is used to host guests from all over the world and to stage events and ceremonies in support of the Bailiwick and its community.

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Government House from the South East

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Lieutenant-Governor's Cadets

Each year around four or five young people from Guernsey's youth organisations are selected to serve as Lieutenant-Governor's Cadets. We currently have five Cadets pictured here at their installation in September 2021

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Cadets 21/22

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