Nomination of High Sheriffs for 2013
Wednesday 6th March 2013
The Names of the High Sheriffs on the Roll for 2013 will be 'pricked' by Her Majesty The Queen at the Meeting of the Privy Council to be held at Buckingham Palace.
Meeting of Co-ordinators of the Regional meetings
Thursday 18th April 2013. at 10.30am
Meeting of Co-ordinators of the Regional meetings for High Sheriffs In Nomination with members of the Council at the Royal Thames Yacht Club, Knightsbridge. Please address any queries to Bill Shelford by email:
Seminar for High Sheriffs In Nomination for the Years 2014 and 2015
Friday 5th July 2013
The 2013 Seminar for High Sheriffs In Nomination will be held at Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire on Friday 5th July 2013. Details of the Programme and Speakers together with an Application Form will be sent in mid-May 2013 to all High Sheriffs In Nomination for 2014 and 2015.
The Red Mass
Tuesday 1st October 2013 at 9:30am
At Westminster Cathedral
The Roman Catholic Mass given annually to celebrate the start of the legal year. Contact Stephen Hart by email at
42nd Annual General Meeting and Luncheon
Wednesday 6th November 2013
The Association's 42nd AGM-Luncheon will be held at the Fishmongers’ Hall, London Bridge, London EC4R 9EL on Wednesday 6th November 2013. The Agenda and Papers for the AGM and an Application Form for the Luncheon will be sent to all Members of the Association in mid-September 2013.
The Nomination of
future High Sheriffs
Tuesday 12th November 2013
The Ceremony of the Nomination of High Sheriffs will take place on Tuesday 12th November 2013 in Court 4 (The Lord Chief Justice's Court) at The Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London WC2A 2LL. At this Ceremony the names of those Nominated for the Office of High Sheriff for the years 2014, 2015 and 2016 will be read out in Court.
Following the Court Ceremony, the Association will hold a 'Tea Party' for all those attending between 3pm and 4:30pm. The Secretary will be writing in September to all High Sheriffs In Nomination for 2014 and for 2015 inviting them to attend. Court space is limited. This function provides a good opportunity for those In Nomination to meet each other.