asked the Prime Minister if she will list the Lords Lieutenant for England and Wales, the dates of their appointment and their period of office.
County Lord-Lieutenant Date of appointment Dale of retirement England Avon Sir John Wills, TD, FRICS, JP April 1974 July 2003 Bedfordshire Lt. Col. Hanmer Hanbury, LVO, MC, JP March 1978 January 1991 Berkshire Col. The Hon. Gordon Palmer, OBE, TD January 1978 July 1993 Buckinghamshire Commander The Hon. John Fremantle, RN (Retd.), JP September 1984 January 2002 Cambridgeshire Michael Bevan, Esquire August 1985 August 2001 Cheshire The Viscount Leverhulme, TD August 1949 July 1990 Cleveland The Lord Gisborough, TD March 1981 July 2002 Cornwall The Viscount Falmouth October 1977 October 1994 Cumbria Sir Charles Graham, Bt February 1983 July 1994 Derbyshire Col. Peter Hilton, MC, JP January 1978 June 1994 Devon The Earl of Morley, JP May 1982 May 1998 Dorset The Lord Digby, JP September 1984 July 1999 Durham The Lord Barnard, TD August 1970 September 1998 East Sussex The Most Hon. The Marquess of Abergavenny, KG, OBE, JP April 1974 November 1989 Essex Admiral Sir Andrew Lewis, KCB, JP August 1978 January 1993 Gloucestershire Col. Martin Gibbs, CB, DSO, TD, JP June 1978 February 1992 Greater London Field Marshal The Lord Bramall, GCB, OBE, MC, JP January 1986 December 1998 Greater Manchester Sir William Downward, JP April 1974 December 1987 Hampshire Sir James Scott, JP December 1982 October 1999 Hereford and Worcester Captain Thomas Dunne, JP 1977 October 2008
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Lords Lieutenant for England and Wales, the dates of their appointment and their period of office are:177W
County Lord-Lieutenant Dale of appointment Dale of retirement Hertfordshire Simon Bowes Lyon, Esquire, FCA January 1986 June 2007 Humberside Richard Bethell, Esquire October 1983 March 1997 Isle of Wight The Lord Mottistone, CBE August 1985 December 1995 Kent The Rt. Hon. Robin Leigh-Pemberton August 1982 January 2002 Lancashire Dr. Simon Towneley March 1976 December 1996 Leicestershire Col. Robert Martin, OBE, JP May 1965 April 1989 Lincolnshire Henry Nevile, Esquire November 1975 March 1995 Merseyside Wing Cdr. Kenneth Stoddart, JP April 1979 May 1989 Norfolk Timothy Colman, Esquire March 1978 September 2004 Northamptonshire John Lowther, Esquire, CBE, JP January 1984 November 1998 Northumberland The Viscount Ridley, TD January 1984 July 2000 North Yorkshire Sir Marcus Worsley, JP March 1987 April 2000 Nottinghamshire Sir Gordon Hobday January 1983 February 1991 Oxfordshire Sir Ashley Ponsonby, MC January 1980 February 1996 Shropshire John Dugdale, Esquire February 1975 May 1998 Somerset Lt. Col. Geoffrey Luttrell, MC, JP March 1978 October 1994 South Yorkshire Hugh Neill, Esquire, CBE, TD, JP 1985 March 1996 Staffordshire Sir Arthur Bryan July 1968 March 1998 Suffolk Sir Joshua Rowley, JP March 1978 December 1995 Surrey Richard Thornton, Esquire, OBE, JP May 1986 October 1997 Tyne and Wear Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison July 1984 December 2000 Warwickshire Charles Smith-Ryland, Esquire December 1967 May 2002 West Midlands The Earl of Aylesford, JP April 1974 November 1993 West Sussex Her Grace Lavinia, Duchess of Norfolk, CBE April 1975 March 1991 West Yorkshire The Lord Ingrow, OBE, TD, JP May 1985 August 1992 Wiltshire Col. Sir Hugh Brassey, KCVO, OBE, MC December 1981 October 1990 Wales Clwyd Sir William Gladstone, Bt, JP August 1985 October 2000 Dyfed Mr. David Mansel Lewis, JP February 1979 October 2002 Glamorgan Mid Mr. Douglas Badham, CBE, JP December 1985 August 1989 South Mrs. Susan Williams, MBE December 1985 August 1990 West Col. Vaughan Williams, DSO, OBE, TD December 1985 October 1987 Gwynedd The Marquess of Anglesey October 1983 October 1997 Gwent Mr. Richard Hanbury-Tenison, JP June 1979 January 2000 Powys Mr. Mervyn Bourdillon, JP July 1986 August 1999