Representative Deputy Lieutenant for the London Borough of the City of Westminster

westminsterDr Paul Knapman DL

Appointed Rep DL: Aug 2013

Dr Paul Knapman, a doctor and barrister, was HM Coroner for Westminster. In over 30 years in that office he had extensive dealings with all the blue light services, together with social services , and voluntary groups in Westminster. He spent a few years in the medical service of the RNR – and was Chairman of Governors of the London Nautical School. His charitable activities include having been Chairman of Trustees of the Coroners Court Support Service when it won the Queens Award for Charitable Service in 2009, and he is a trustee of the St Marylebone Almshouses charity.

Westminster BoroughHe is Honorary Colonel to the Westminster Dragoons [C&S Squadron], The Royal Yeomanry.

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