Duchess of Cornwall joins celebration of East Sussex women – in pictures

The Duchess of Cornwall honoured the East Sussex Women of the Year at their biennual lunch today at the American Express Community Stadium in Falmer.

Friday, 17th May 2019, 3:48 pm
HRH The Duchess of Cornwall meeting women at the lunch event

The first lunch was launched in 2011 as a celebration and a recognition of the achievements and contribution made by women in the county. The Duchess of Cornwall, Honorary Patron, joined 250 women from across the county on Thursday (May 16) for the lunch, which this year raised awareness of loneliness in the community.

Clare Kennedy of Kennedy Street Alcohol Recovery and Caroline Ridley CEO of Impact Initiatives
Melanie Kinnear, education and sports consultant with Anna Robinson, headteacher at Beacon Academy
The Duchess of Cornwall meets Chairman of East Sussex Women of the Year Lunch, Quenelda Avery
Sarah Awbery, Brighton College and Dame Marianne Griffiths DBE, Brighton and Sussex NHS Hospital Trusts
Claire Graham, Canine Partners champion with Frankie
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
Sara Williams and Jackie Cooper
Saricka March, Mental Capability Advocate with Joan Foord of St. Johns Ambulance
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
Chairman of East Sussex Women of the Year Lunch, Quenelda Avery welcomes guests
Dawn Whittaker CFO and CE Fire and Rescue Service with Sally York Sussex Police Supporter
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
Magistrates Penny Phillips JP and Mary Mills JP
From ITV Ronke Phillips and Hon. Rosa Monckton MBE
Cllr Sally-Anne Hart JP with Tor Lawrence CEO Sussex Wildlife Trust
Vicki Hughes FUGU PR, Sophie Turton and Alive Reeves from The Joyful Web and Tess Agnew from Ambassador for Womens sport
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
Jane Gordy with Dr Sarah Gordy MBE and Liah Franklin from AMEX Global
The Duchess of Cornwall
Pippa Ailion MBE with Wing Com. Helene Gould, RAF Sussex Wing Air Cadets
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests
The Mayor of Brighton and Hove Cllr. Dee Simson with Rebecca Washington and Kate Sands Fire and Rescue Service
The Duchess of Cornwall meets guests