Lord Lieutenants in your area

Lord Lieutenants are the Queen's personal representatives in each region of the UK. Dumfries and Galloway is served by three Lord Lieutenants.

Lord Lieutenant: Fiona Armstrong
Clerk: Thelma Proudlock
Email lieutenancyofdumfries@dumgal.gov.uk or call 01387 273844

Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Lord Lieutenant: Mrs Elizabeth Patricia Gilroy
Clerk: Maureen Sinclair
Email maureen.sinclair@dumgal.gov.uk or call  01387 260100

Lord Lieutenant: John Ross CBE
Clerk: Julia Farroll
Email julia.farroll@dumgal.gov.uk or call 01776 888428

Lord Lieutenants can be contacted through their clerks.


Lord Lieutenants work closely with voluntary services, charities and local businesses. They carry out a variety of duties including:

The Lord Lieutenant is supported by Vice Lord Lieutenants and Deputy Lieutenants. Vice Lord Lieutenants will attend to duties when the Lord Lieutenant is unavailable.

Page last updated: 19/07/2019
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