Lady Lucy French awarded OBE

01 Jan 2019

We are delighted that Lady Lucy French, Trustee of The Churches Conservation Trust (CCT), has been awarded an OBE in the 2019 New Year honours List for services to the Arts and Young People.

Lady Lucy became a CCT Trustee in 2013 bringing skills she had honed in her career in theatre and the arts.

Lady Lucy also founded of a First World War centenary charity, Never Such Innocence, to ensure the nation’s children had the opportunity to play their part in the centenary commemorations through poetry, art and song. She is a trustee of the Commonwealth War Graves Foundation and the Great War Symphony, sits on the Development Board of Artichoke and is a patron of the Remember WW1 Campaign. She has a longstanding passion for the countryside and its churches.

Everyone at CCT would like to congratulate Lady Lucy and to extend our thanks for her dedication to the CCT cause as well as being a great advocate for our work.