Welcome to the website of The Surrey Lieutenancy
Here you can find information and updates on the role and activities of the Lord-Lieutenant of Surrey, Michael More-Molyneux, and the ways in which the Lieutenancy supports and impacts on the life, business and communities of our county.
The role and mission of the Surrey Lieutenancy is to serve the Sovereign and connect the communities of the county. This brings the Lieutenancy two core responsibilities:
– To uphold the dignity and position of the Crown by assisting and representing it in all aspects of the life of Surrey.
– To support the values the Crown represents by celebrating, inspiring and promoting the vibrancy of county life.
Monday 13th March 2023
Commonwealth Day 2023
This year Commonwealth Day takes place on Monday 13th March, marking the beginning of a week-long series of events and […]View More
Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation Queen’s Green Canopy tree planting
On Tuesday 7th March, Wates Group and The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) celebrated five years in partnership, with a ceremonial tree […]View More
International Women’s Day
International Women’s Day – 8th March (IWD) is an important event in the annual calendar that helps to put raise […]View More
Knife Angel launch at Guildford Cathedral
On Wednesday 1st March The Knife Angel was launched at Guildford Cathedral. The anti-violence monument will stay at the Cathedral […]View More
Runnymede Civic Awards
On Wednesday 22nd February, The Lord-Lieutenant attend the first Runnymede Civic Awards. These awards were for people in the Borough […]View More
Coronation Champions Awards launched by Royal Voluntary Service and Her Majesty The Queen Consort
To celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort, Royal Voluntary Service is launching […]View More
New Deputy Lieutenants Appointed
On Tuesday 14th February The Lord-Lieutenant appointed five new Deputy Lieutenants for Surrey: Major General Aidan Michael Gerard Smyth QVRM […]View More
The Coronation Emblem
The Coronation Emblem – which will feature throughout May’s historic celebrations – pays tribute to The King’s love of the natural world, depicting the […]View More
The Coronation Weekend
The Coronation of The King and The Queen Consort will be marked with events across the country and a concert at […]View More
King Charles’s coronation concert offers 10,000 free tickets in ballot
A ballot has opened for 10,000 free tickets for a star-studded concert at Windsor Castle to mark the King’s coronation. […]View More
Covid-19: Community response
COVID-19 is a grave challenge facing people around the world, within our country and here in our own county, Surrey.
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Royal Visits and Events
The King and other members of the Royal Family make almost 3,000 visits across the United Kingdom each year. In Surrey, as in other counties, official functions are often included in these visits.
Presidencies / Patronages
The Lord-Lieutenant is Patron or President of organisations and charities across Surrey.
Honours and Awards
Sunday 8th July 2018
Volunteers of BERT receive a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service at Brockham Green
The volunteers of the Brockham Emergency Response Team (BERT) were one of nine Surrey groups to receive the Award.View More