HE Governor and Mrs Capes will depart the Island on Wednesday 30 April 2014. The Governor will participate in a Governor’s Conference and the annual ‘Leadership Conference’ at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London. Governor and Mrs Capes will also attend a Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace before taking some leave and returning to the Island in June.
If time permits, on his return journey through Cape Town, Governor Capes will renew contact with officials and business contacts there.
Mr Sean Burns, Head of the Governor’s Office, will be appointed Acting Governor until the Governor’s return on Tuesday 17June 2014.
Also departing the Island this week on completion of his contract will be Chief Secretary Owen O’Sullivan, accompanied by his family.
28 April 2014