His Honour was pleased to preside over a Canadian Coast Guard Exemplary Service Medal investiture at Government House on 11 March 2020.
Evenings @ Government House with Emmanuel Solomon
On 18 February 2020, Their Honours were delighted to host a concert that featured tenor Emmanuel Solomon, currently a voice student at Dalhousie University’s Fountain School of Performing Arts.
75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic
On Sunday, 3 May 2020, Their Honours marked the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic – the longest continuous campaign of the Second World War in which the Royal Canadian Navy and the Royal Canadian Air Force played a pivotal role.
Reception in Honour of the Consular Corps in Nova
On 19 February 2020, Their Honours hosted a Reception in Honour of the Consular Corps in Nova Scotia. During the reception, a special vehicular license plate for the Consular Corps was unveiled.
Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of V-E Day
In honour of the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, Government House was decorated in the flags of many of the Allies and Liberated countries of Europe along with the service flags of the RCN, Canadian Army, RCAF and Merchant Navy.
75th Anniversary of the Victory in Europe Day
To mark the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, Their Honours posed outside Government House, which was decorated for the occasion with banners, Allied flags and military service flags of the period.
National Flag Day
On 15 February 2020, we celebrated the 55th anniversary of the adoption of the National Flag of Canada. Their Honours and members of the Household Staff gathered to create the National Flag through panels in front of Government House.
2020 Canada Day Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
As the Queen’s representative in Nova Scotia, I am honoured and delighted to bring you greetings on our national day of celebration, Canada Day.
À titre de représentant de Sa Majesté la Reine en Nouvelle-Écosse, je suis honoré et ravi de vous transmettre mes salutations à l’occasion de notre journée nationale de célébration, la fête du Canada.
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