Hugh Robertson attends ceremony to honour former IOC President Jacques Rogge

At the ceremony to honour former IOC President Jacques Rogge

Hugh Robertson, the former Minister in charge of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, today attended a ceremony at Buckingham Palace where HRH The Princess Royal presented former IOC President Jacques Rogge with an honorary knighthood. The award was made in recognition of Mr Rogge’s outstanding service to the International Olympic movement as President since 2001 and his particular contribution to the success of London 2012. Read more about Hugh Robertson attends ceremony to honour former IOC President Jacques Rogge

Hugh Robertson delivers the annual Lord Falmouth Lecture to the Kent County Agricultural Society

Hugh Robertson delivered the annual Lord Falmouth Lecture to the Kent County Agricultural Society at The County Showground. He spoke about the legacy of London 2012 but also praised the work of The Society. Agriculture is an important part of the Kent economy in its own right but also plays a key role in preserving Kent’s reputation as The Garden of England. He took questions and suggestions from the audience after the talk. Read more about Hugh Robertson delivers the annual Lord Falmouth Lecture to the Kent County Agricultural Society

Hugh Robertson attends Lord Kingsdown’s Memorial Service

Hugh Robertson attended the Memorial Service for Lord Kingsdown KG PC in Canterbury Cathedral with his wife Anna. He said ‘Robin Leigh Pemberton was a man of extraordinary distinction and achievement. He made an enormous contribution to the life of the country and the County of Kent and was a model of the very highest standards of public service. Read more about Hugh Robertson attends Lord Kingsdown’s Memorial Service

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