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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Lieutenant Governor Congratulates The Prince of Wales on his 70th Birthday – 14 November 2018

On behalf of all Nova Scotians, His Honour The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, has extended congratulations and best wishes to His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales on the occasion of his 70th Birthday. In his letter to Prince Charles, His Honour noted the Prince’s life-long charitable work and in particular the Prince’s Trust Canada. The Prince’s Trust Canada works to reveal potential in three key program: providing entrepreneurship training for veterans and transitioning Canadian Armed Forces members; helping young people build confidence...
Friday, November 9, 2018

Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia on the Centenary of the Conclusion of the First World War

As we mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, it provides us with the opportunity to pause and remember that terrible period in our history. It was a war in which the world order was forever changed. It was also a war where a young Canada fought with great distinction and thereby established its place amongst the nations of the world. Sadly, it was a war in which over 67,000 Canadians and Newfoundlanders made the ultimate sacrifice and 250,000 were wounded. Such was the horror of the Great War that it was termed “the war to end all wars” and everlasting peace was the...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Registration is now closed for the Evenings @ Government House presentation on Tuesday, 13 November 2018

This event is now fully subscribed. To mark the centenary of the end of the Great War, Colonel John Boileau (Retired), author and historian, will present of Armistice and Remembrance.