Rowston man appointed by Queen as next Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire

Toby Dennis of Rowston, apopinted to become the new Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire. EMN-150130-103402001
Toby Dennis of Rowston, apopinted to become the new Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire. EMN-150130-103402001

Her Majesty The Queen has appointed Toby Dennis as the next Lord-Lieutenant of Lincolnshire on the retirement of Tony Worth on February 23.

Mr Dennis, of Rowston, 60, has run a range of family businesses in Lincolnshire, including farming and land management under the Rowston Estate Company, for the last 40 years.

He is Honorary Colonel of Lincolnshire Army Cadet Force, a member of Lincoln Cathedral Fabric Fund Committee, a patron of the Lincolnshire Rural Support Network and a former member of the committee of the Lincolnshire Branch of the Country Land and Business Association.

He served as High Sheriff of the county in 2013-14.

Mr Dennis lives with his wife, Sarah, a daughter and twin sons.