High Sheriff of Dorset Ceremony

High Sheriff of Dorset Declarations Ceremony


The declaration ceremony takes place at the Victorian Gallery in the Dorset County Museum – arrival 12.30 for a prompt 12.45pm start.

Sir Philip Williams is in nomination to be pricked from the roll of Sheriffs at the Privy Council meeting in March 2016, and subject to that formality, will be High Sheriff of Dorset in the 2016-2017 Shrieval year. Katharine Jones, partner at Humphries Kirk is proud to remain Under Sheriff.

Sir Philip invites you to join him and other guests when he makes his Declaration of Office. After the Ceremony, the Museum’s Director will outline brief details of the proposed major development there and the state of the current Heritage Lottery Fund application, then refreshments will be provided.

Event Location

High West Street Dorchester Dorset DT1 1XA United Kingdom