Meeting With UKFast

Meeting With UKFast

24th April-  Meeting with UK Fast to discuss Team High Sheriff.   My morning began with a warm welcome from the fabulous UK Fast reception team and my first face-to-face meeting with the “incredibly charismatic ” Aaron Sax.  Later I met with the CEO Lawrence Jones and...
The Royal Society of St Georges Annual Dinner

The Royal Society of St Georges Annual Dinner

20th April- The Royal Society of St Georges Annual Dinner- The Monastery Gorton, Manchester I was delighted to be invited by the President Bill Firth to give the Queens Toast at this wonderful celebratory dinner.  Here I am with granddaughter of Emiline Pankhurst,...
Unveiling of the Blue Plaque

Unveiling of the Blue Plaque

20th April- Unveiling of the Blue Plaque- The Garden House Marple I was proud to represent the Greater Manchester High Sheriff’s Police Trust and unveil the blue plaque on their...
Whitworth Hall

Whitworth Hall

April 12th 2018 The Big Day- My Installation- Whitworth Hall University of Manchester On April 12th, I was installed as High Sheriff at a splendid ceremony in Whitworth Hall at Manchester University.  My appointment was evidenced by Letters Patent –  an open...
The History of The High Sheriff

The History of The High Sheriff

The History of the Office of the High Sheriff  The Title High Sheriff is the oldest secular title in our history after “King”.  It dates back to Saxon times when the Scir Gerefa enjoyed delegated powers to run his county as The King’s Representative,...