Welcome to the website of the Lieutenant-Governor of the Bailiwick of Guernsey
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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.
From the Archives: Former Lieutenant-Governors of Guernsey
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.
We welcome our five new Cadets for 2023-2024, pictured here at their investiture on 12 September 2023. L-R: Carmen Walsh, Girlguiding Ranger; J-P Lenormand, RYA Assistant Instructor, GST; Neave Chatting-Tonks, Chair of Guernsey Youth Forum; His Excellency; Reuben Montgomery, Sergeant Instructor, CCF Army section; Matilda Shell, St Johns Cadet; Lillie-May Hawkins, Sergeant, ACF.