Honour for Fylde businessman

St Annes-based Beaverbrooks the Jewellers is celebrating a major achievement by its chairman, Mark Adlestone, who has been appointed Deputy Lieutenant for Greater Manchester.

Sunday, 19th March 2017, 11:27 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 11:05 am
Mark Adlestone of Beaverbrooks

Mark, who was awarded an OBE for his services to business and charity, was officially appointed to the position this week.

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The commission means that Mark will now assist the Lord-Lieutenant in carrying out his role as The Queen’s representative in Greater Manchester.

Mark said: “I am proud and honoured and see this appointment as a great reflection on our wonderful company.”

The family-owned jewellers has 69 stores across the UK.