The Declaration of Edward Mortimer Harley as High Sheriff of Herefordshire

The Declaration of Edward Mortimer Harley as High Sheriff of Herefordshire took place at The Shirehall on the evening of Thursday 9th April, 2015 in the presence of the Lord Lieutenant and a distinguished group of Church, Judicial and Civic Dignitaries.

The new High Sheriff swore allegiance to the Crown and undertook to support the Judiciary. The Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlane, Lord Justice of Appeal, presided. Edward Harley appointed The Reverend Mike Catling as his Chaplain and Mr Jeremy Wilding as the Under Sheriff of the Bailiwick of Herefordshire.

Pictured Jeremy Wilding, Under Sheriff, Reverend Mike Catling, Sheriff’s Chaplain, Edward Harley incoming High Sheriff, Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlane, Lord Justice of Appeal, Major Patrick Darling DL MFH, outgoing High Sheriff and Reverend Neil Patterson outgoing High Sheriff’s Chaplain.

Pictured Jeremy Wilding, Under Sheriff, Reverend Mike Catling, Sheriff’s Chaplain, Edward Harley incoming High Sheriff, Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlane, Lord Justice of Appeal, Major Patrick Darling DL MFH, outgoing High Sheriff and Reverend Neil Patterson outgoing High Sheriff’s Chaplain.

Edward Harley, High Sheriff of Herefordshire and his wife Victoria Harley

Edward Harley, High Sheriff of Herefordshire and his wife Victoria Harley