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Cornwall Lieutenancy

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Welcome to the pages for Lord-Lieutenant of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

You will find information here about the Lord-Lieutenant of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, his role and responsibilities, together with links to related websites and wider information.

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What we do
The modern Lord-Lieutenant is responsible for a range of activities including the planning and escorting of royal visitors, presenting awards and medals on behalf of the queen and reviewing and advising on honours nominations.
Honours and awards
Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have many people who deserve an honour. However, they won't get one unless someone nominates them.  Anyone can make a nomination for any exceptional individual and it's simpler than you think!