Worksop Sea Cadet nominee, Cadet Corporal Josh Simcox, has offically been appointed as the Lord Lieutenant's Sea Cadet for Nottinghamshire 2016/2017.
Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant's are the local representatives of the Crown for each County in the United Kingdom. Cpl Simcox will accompany the Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, Sir John Peace, on his many engagements throughout the year of appointment, attending formal events and functions.
"This is such an honour for me to represent the Sea Cadet Corps in Nottinghamshire. Of all my achievements this has to be one of the greatest. I would like to thank everyone involved who made this happen and thank you for those who thought so highly of me for such an umportant role" - Cdt Cpl Josh Simcox
Corporal Simcox is the third member of TS BENTINCK Ships' Company to hold the prestigious appointment, taking over from Leading Cadet Ryan Arnold (2015/2016) and former Sea Cadet, Leading Cadet Jamie Fox (2008/2009).