Guernsey Government House


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The Lieutenant-Governor

The Lieutenant-Governor is appointed by The Monarch 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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Forthcoming Events

Lieutenant-Governor's Cadets

We welcome our five new Cadets for 2022-2023, pictured here at their investiture in September 2022. L-R: Sergeant Alex Paul of the Boys Brigade, Youth Forum Chair Mia Edgworth, His Excellency, Staff Sergeant Cadet Henry Whittaker EC CCF, Explorer Scout Young Leader Grace Bennalick and Girl Guiding Senior Young Leader Maddy Vaudin.

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L-G Cadets 2022-2023

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