Deputy Lieutenants

Deputy Lieutenants

Deputy Lieutenants (DLs) are appointed by the Lord-Lieutenant at their discretion, subject only to The Queen not disapproving of the granting of a commission.  They are holders of a public office. Their role is to support and promote the Lieutenancy in Somerset and to represent the Lord-Lieutenant, performing a range of public duties as required.

  • Edward Allen Esq DL
  • Mrs Jane Barrie OBE DL
  • Edward Bayntun-Coward Esq DL
  • Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell DBE DL
  • Andrew Brownsword Esq CBE DL
  • The Lord Cameron of Dillington DL
  • Richard Case Esq CBE DL
  • Charles Clarke Esq CBE DL
  • John Cullum Esq DL
  • Chris Davies Esq CBE DL
  • The Very Revd Dr John Davies DL
  • Neil Dowdney Esq TD DL
  • Robert Drewett Esq DL
  • Colin Drummond Esq OBE DL
  • Lieutenant Colonel David Eliot MBE DL
  • Miss Julia Elton DL
  • Brigadier David Godsal MBE DL
  • Dr Nicholas Hooper BEM RD JP DL
  • Clare Jordan DL
  • Brigadier Tom Lang QVRM RD* DL
  • John Laycock Esq DL
  • Mrs Sarah Mead DL
  • Timothy Mead Esq DL
  • Rear Admiral Ian Moncrieff CBE DL
  • Lieutenant Colonel Michael Motum DL
  • Mrs Lucilla Nelson DL
  • Rear Admiral Brian Perowne CB DL
  • Stephen Pilkington Esq CBE QPM DL
  • The Hon Thomas Rees-Mogg DL
  • His Honour Judge Andrew Rutherford DL
  • Mrs Jane Sedgman JP DL
  • Trevor Smallwood Esq OBE DL
  • General Sir Peter Wall GCB CBE DL
  • David Wood Esq JP DL
  • Peter Wyman Esq CBE DL