Contact High Sheriff

High Sheriff of Cumbria Special Recognition Award

The High Sheriff of Cumbria has launched a new Special Recognition Award to honour volunteers and individuals going above and beyond in their work, who give outstanding support to others during the Covid-19 pandemic.  Anyone may nominate those they feel deserve their amazing acts of kindness and generosity to be uniquely acknowledged and thanked. The closing date for nomination forms is 31st July 2020. Nominations will not normally be considered after this date. 

For further details, please download the nomination form below.

Julie Barton

To invite the High Sheriff to an event, please download and complete the event form and either email it to or post it to:

High Sheriff of Cumbria
c/o Forge Europa
The Old Railway
Princes St
Cumbria LA12 7NQ

Media Photo

If the High Sheriff is attending an event and you need a photo for promotional purposes for the event, please use the image here.

High Sheriff Julie Barton in her ceremonial robes

2020/2021 Chosen Charity

To find out more about the High Sheriff’s chosen charity; Cumbria Community Foundation please visit

Ladies exercise class run with support from Cumbria Community Foundation
With Singing in Mind
Festival dancers celebrating diversity - Newsquest
Celebrating Diversity - Newsquest
Wasdale Head show of herdwick tups
Wasdale Head show of herdwick tups

I hope you find the information in this website both interesting and informative. You may like to visit The High Sheriff Association to learn more about the Office of High Sheriff 

© Copyright High Sheriff of Cumbria 2020/21  |   Privacy Policy   |   Cookies   |   Photography © Copyright Andrew Bayliff   |   Design: