Harry Blackmore to receive Order of Newfoundland and Labrador
Executive Council September 23, 2015
The following is being distributed at the request of His Honour, the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador:
Media Advisory: Individuals to be Invested into the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador
The Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, together with the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will participate in a ceremony of induction into the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador. The ceremony will take place in the Drawing Room at Government House on Wednesday, September 30, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Representatives of the media are asked to be in place by 9:15 a.m.
This year’s inductees are Selma Barkham, Harry Blackmore, Shannie Duff, Janet Gardiner (posthumously), Earl Ludlow, David Parsons, Sterling Peyton, Frank Tibbo and Calvin White.
The Order of Newfoundland and Labrador is the highest honour of the province. The purpose of the Order is to recognize individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement in any field of endeavour benefiting in an outstanding manner, Newfoundland and Labrador and its residents. Members of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador are selected by an advisory council following the review of all nominations received. For more information, please visit www.gov.nl.ca/onl.