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On Sunday 14 July 2019 HE Governor Philip Rushbrook departed Ascension to return to St Helena. This concluded his first visit to Ascension since taking office in May 2019. The Governor enjoyed a full programme of events whilst on island and was pleased to be able to meet with so… Read more
This morning HE Dr Philip Rushbrook, Governor of St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, arrived on island via the ATI operated USAF flight. This is the Governor’s first visit to Ascension since taking office on 11 May 2019. The Governor has a full programme of events planned for his… Read more
On Saturday 11 May 2019, Dr Philip Rushbrook arrived to take up his role as the Territory’s 69th Governor and the first to arrive by air. Dr Rushbrook, accompanied by his wife, Mrs Rushbrook, was sworn in just after 4pm, on the Supreme Court Terrace in Jamestown. The Chief Secretary,… Read more
Dr Philip Rushbrook is to succeed Lisa Honan as Governor of St Helena, Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha in May 2019. Full announcement here. Read more