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Clerk to the Lieutenancy
Susan Halliwell is the Clerk to the Lieutenancy and is also Chief Executive of Bracknell Forest Council, having been appointed in June 2022.  She has a long and experienced work history in local government, having worked at both Oxfordshire and West Berkshire Councils in various roles since 2004.



Lieutenancy Officer
Mrs Marina Sawyer was appointed as Lieutenancy Officer in June 2013.  She provides full administrative support to the Lord-Lieutenant.  In particular she assists the Lord-Lieutenant in planning royal visits.

She also coordinates the work of other members of the Lieutenancy.  

Marina Sawyer is the first point of contact with the Lord-Lieutenant and other members of the Lieutenancy for any organisations or members of the public who may wish to invite the Lord-Lieutenant to visit them, to take advice on royal visits or to enquire about the many other activities and events in which the Lieutenancy is involved.  

Please write to the Lord-Lieutenant or contact staff members at the following address:
Office of the Lieutenancy for Berkshire
Berkshire Record Office
9 Coley Avenue
RG1 6AF  
Telephone 0118 937 2281


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