REAR ADMIRAL MICHAEL GREGORY OBE
Rear Admiral Michael Gregory OBE was appointed Lord-Lieutenant of Dunbartonshire by Her Majesty The Queen in October 2008. He had had a wide ranging career in the Royal Navy spanning 36 years. Most of this time was spent in the Submarine Service with three Submarine Commands followed by command of the Frigate HMS Cumberland. He was awarded the OBE for the longest continuously submerged patrol in Royal Navy history.
He was then Assistant Director Naval Staff Duties in the MOD Whitehall and Naval Defence Attaché (Policy) in Washington DC. He finished his career as Flag Officer, Scotland, Northern England and Northern Ireland. On retirement from the Royal Navy he became CEO of two Industry Support Organisations. He is also a Brigadier in the Royal Company of Archers; The Queen's Body Guard in Scotland.
Rear Admiral Gregory is widowed and has four children.
HMS Cumberland - Type 22 Frigate
OLDER NEWS & EVENTS
CURRENT NEWS & EVENTS
03 September 2016
West Dunbartonshire Council will be raising the Red Ensign at the Council Offices, Garshake Road, on Saturday 03 September 2016 at 11.00 to mark Merchant Navy Day. Merchant Navy Day is the United Kingdom's opportunity to remember the sacrifices, salute the courage, and support the future of the often unsung personnel of our Merchany Navy
12 August 2016
Darwin Thomas; and
The family of:
who attended their Citizenship Ceremony in Clydebank Town Hall on 12th August 2016 becoming our newest British citizens.
25th June 2016
Congratulations to Mr John Drain of Clydebank who has celebrated his 100th birthday. Mr Drain, together with his wife Mae (96), was presented with a congratulatory card from HM The Queen by Deputy Lieutenant Owen Sayers MBE JP. Provost Douglas MacAllister presented Mr Drain with a bottle of West Dunbartonshire whisky
Armed Forces Week 2016
In support of our military community, Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Gill Aitkenhead MBE, together with Provost Douglas MacAllister of West Dunbartonshire Council, Jackie Baillie MSP, local Councillors, Officers and Reservists, joined together in a Flag Raising Ceremony at the Council Headquarters at Garshake Road, Dumbarton, on Monday 20th June 2016
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Clerk of the Lieutenancy - Mrs. Belinda-Jane Ruthven
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