Press Release

Office of the Governor
Release Date:
Monday, 10 August 2015 - 11:00am

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE, will be away from the Territory until September 7.

In accordance with section 3 7of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007, Mrs. V. Inez Archibald, Deputy Governor will act in the Office of the Governor during the absence of the Governor from the Virgin Islands.

From August 9 to 11, the Governor will attend Cowes Sailing Regatta which has a close relationship with the Royal BVI Yacht Club. Additionally, he will attend several formal events, including a reception hosted by British Virgin Islands Tourist Board and a radio interview to highlight the possibilities for increased cooperation between the United Kingdom and the Virgin Islands. The Governor will then proceed on vacation leave until September 7.