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Dame Marguerite Pindling Hosts Bahamian Reception at Conclusion of Official Visit to London

BHC London

Governor General, Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling during her official visit to the United Kingdom attended various activities including a business meeting for Governors General at Buckingham Palace, a Service of Thanksgiving and Trooping the Colour for the 90th Birthday of the Queen.

The business meeting at Buckingham Palace chaired by the Right Honourable Sir Christopher Geidt, Private Secretary to Her Majesty The Queen, was the very first gathering of Governors-General. The meeting discussed an array of issues of common interest to the nations represented and reiterated the solidarity, ideals and aspirations of The Commonwealth. 

At the conclusion of Dame Marguerite’s official visit, she held a reception for the Bahamian Diaspora at Bahamas House in London.

High Commissioner Eldred Bethel and Mrs Dawne Bethel welcomed Dame Marguerite Pindling to Bahamas House.

Mrs Bethel, Director for Europe, Anthony Stuart, Dame Marguerite and Ine Vandenwyngaert.

Bahamian student, Denzel Bazard, High Commissioner Bethel and Deputy High Commissioner Allison Booker.

High Commissioner Bethel introduces Dame Marguerite to Third Secretary, Marchea Mackey.




Bahamians Cheri Wood and Heather Cover Cus.





Dame Marguerite chats with Mrs Bethel and Bahamian Evanya Major.

High Commissioner Bethel and Dame Marguerite (at centre) with Bahamian Students.