In April, The Vice Lord-Lieutenant of West Midlands received the 6 new Lord-Lieutenant Cadets who will support the Lieutenancy during the next 12 months:
- Leading Cadet Chloe Davis (Wolverhampton Sea Cadets)
- Cadet Warrant Officer James Ellis (196 Walsall Squadron)
- Flight Sergeant Oluwaseun Ibitoye (2504 Archbishop Grimshaw Squadron)
- Cadet Warrant Officer Dakota Johnson (347 Dudley Squadron)
- Sergeant Joshua Shaw (Staffs & WM ACF Oldbury Detachment A Company 225 Squadron
- Sergeant Lauren Tedd (Chelmsley Wood Platoon)
The Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadets will support the Lord-Lieutenant as required on special occasions such as British Empire Medal presentations, Armed Forces Day, World War 1 commemorations, Welcome Home parades, and Civic Services and Remembrance Sunday events across the West Midlands.
The Installation ceremony took place on 6th April at Birmingham Council House. The Cadets were joined by their families for the evening. The Cadets on the left below are the incoming cadets, with last year’s Cadets on the right.