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Jamie Cullum ‘incredibly proud’ of father’s High Sheriff of Somerset role
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The High Sheriff of Somerset joked that he only took the job so he would not be known as just jazz musician Jamie Cullum’s father.John Cullum, who was sworn in at a ceremony held at Wells Cathedral last month, said he took on the voluntary role for the honour of being the Queen’s representative for justice in the county.
The position is mainly ceremonial, and involves attending more than 300 charity functions a year.His son Jamie said he was “incredibly proud” of his father.