New Year's Honours in Herts, Beds, Bucks & Northants

Full details of those given awards in the New Year's Honours List have been published tonight (Wednesday, 30th December).

OBE award

Order of the Bath: (Companion)

Professor Paul Anthony Cosford. Director for Health Protection and Medical director, Public Health England. For services to Public Health. (Haynes, Bedfordshire)


Ms Carolyn Julia McCall, OBE. Chief executive Officer, EasyJet. For services to the Aviation Industry. (Bedfordshire)


Paul Maurice Fuller, QFSM. Chief Fire Officer, Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service. For services to the Fire and Rescue Service. (Bromham, Bedfordshire)

James Stewart. Treasurer, Scottish Conservatives. For political service. (Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire)

His Honour Michael Findlay Baker, QC, DL. Formerly Resident Judge, Crown Court, St. Albans and Deputy Circuit Judge. For services to the Administration of Justice and to the community in Hertfordshire. (Ware, Hertfordshire)

Robert Fredrick Behrens. Chief executive and Independent Adjudicator, Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education. For services to Higher Education. (Moor Park, Hertfordshire)

Dr Vivienne Cox. For services to the UK Economy and Sustainability. (Flaunden, Hertfordshire)

Neil O'Connor. Director Fire, Resilience and Emergencies, Department for Communities and Local Government. For services to Fire Safety and Flood Resilience. (Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire)

Dr Raminder Singh Ranger, MBE. Chairman, Sun Mark Ltd. For services to Business and Community Cohesion. (Moor Park, Hertfordshire)


Ms Tania Eagle. Programme director, Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, London. For services to Policing. (Clapham, Bedfordshire)

Richard John Ward. Head of Offender Learning, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. For services to Adult Education. (Kempston, Bedfordshire)

Mrs Clare Emma Blampied. Managing director, Sacla UK Ltd. For services to the Food Industry. (Seer Green, Buckinghamshire)

Martin Russell Bromiley. Founder, Clinical Human Factors Group. For services to Patient Safety. (North Marston, Buckinghamshire)

Philip David Shadbolt. Managing director, Zeta Specialist Lighting Ltd. For services to Business and Innovation. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)

Andrew Ronald Watson. Detective Sergeant, Thames Valley Police. For services to Policing and Counter Terrorism. (Clinton, Buckinghamshire)

John Ayres. Principal, Eden Multi-Academy Trust, Middlesex. For services to Education. (Watford, Hertfordshire)

David Derek Bartram. Assistant Headteacher, Lampton School, Hounslow, London. For services to Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. (Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Lynn Anne Chesterman. Trustee and chief executive, Grandparents Plus. For services to Children and Families. (Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire)

Professor David Anthony Cowan. Professor of Pharmaceutical Toxicology and director Drug Control Centre, King's College London. For services to Anti-Doping Science. (Arkley, Hertfordshire)

Terence Thomas Robin Douglas. Chair of Trustees, The Who Cares? Trust, London. For services to Children and Young People. (Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire)

Edmund King. President, the Automobile Association. For services to Road Safety. (St Albans, Hertfordshire)

Terry Michael Neville. Chief Operating Officer, University of Northampton. For services to Higher Education. (Hitchin, Hertfordshire)

Ian William Pigott. Farmer and Founder, Open Farm Sunday and chairman, Farming and Countryside Education. For services to Agricultural and Countryside Education. (Harpenden, Hertfordshire)


Mrs Philippa Davies. Formerly Deputy director of Nursing, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. For services to Nursing. (Sandy, Bedfordshire)

Roger Arnold Fennemore. Director, SportsAid Eastern. For services to Sport. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)

Professor Alfred Paul Forster. Formerly Chair, Prostate Cancer UK. For services to Patients with Prostate Cancer. (Ley Hill, Buckinghamshire)

Mrs Margaret Ann Hickish. Access and Inclusion manager, Network Rail. For services to People with Disabilities. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)

Patrick Barron Hopkirk. Patron, SKIDZ. For services to Motoring and Young People. (Penn, Buckinghamshire)

Brian Russell Lee. Chair, Football Conference Trust and president, Football Conference. For services to Football. (Lane End, Buckinghamshire)

Dr Philip Henry Smith. For services to Business and to the community in Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire. (Padbury, Buckinghamshire)

Peter Sunderland. For voluntary services to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance and the community in West Yorkshire. (Westbury, Buckinghamshire)

Mrs Jacqueline Anne Barnett. Foster Carer, Hertfordshire County Council. For services to Children and Families. (Borehamwood, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Marion Denise Brown. For services to the community in Hertfordshire. (St. Albans, Hertfordshire)

Lawrence Frederick Davies. Deputy chief executive Officer, Automotive Investment Organisation. For services to the Automotive Industry and to the community in Bedfordshire. (Pirton, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Ann Marie Forbes. Teacher of Science, The Hertfordshire and Essex High School. For services to Education in the UK and Uganda. (Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Elizabeth Lees. Deputy director, Nursing and Patient Experience, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. For services to Nursing. (Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire)

Ms Tracey Neville. Head Coach, England Netball Squad. For services to Netball. (Hitchin, Hertfordshire)

Clifford Joseph Price. For services to Music and Young People. (Tring, Hertfordshire)

Robert Allan David Wilson. For services to the Music Industry and charity. (Knebworth, Hertfordshire)

John Leonard Hawthorne Bailey. For services to the community in Wellingborough Northamptonshire. (Wellingborough, Northamptonshire)

Martin Lawrence. Volunteer and University Ambassador, Crimestoppers. For voluntary service to Crime Prevention in Northamptonshire. (Downham Market, Norfolk)

Cargin Nevil Moss. For services to Taekwondo community and charity. (Little Billing, Northamptonshire)


Dr Elisabeth Marjorie Cotton. For services to the community in Cranfield Bedfordshire. (Cranfield, Bedfordshire)

Mrs Mary Dovey. Volunteer, Hughenden Manor. For services to Heritage in Buckinghamshire. (Buckinghamshire)

Mrs Helen Fowler. Volunteer Reading assistant, St. George's Infant School and Woodside Junior School, Amersham. For services to Children and Reading. (Amersham, Buckinghamshire)

Mrs Linda Margaret Smith. Parish and District Councillor, Chalfont St Peter. For services to Local Government and the community in Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire. (Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire)

Danny Bonwitt. For services to voluntary organisations in the UK. (Potten End, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Janet Bucknell. Formerly School Support Worker, Lonsdale School, Stevenage. For services to Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. (Stevenage, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Anne Connor Butterworth. For services to the community in St. Leonards, Hertfordshire and to the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Trust. (St. Leonards, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Mary Elizabeth Cutler. For charitable services to Grove House Hospice, St. Albans, Hertfordshire. (St. Albans, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Patricia Joan Easthope. For voluntary services to the community in Royston, Hertfordshire. (Thriplow, Cambridgeshire)

Zygmunt Shipper. For services to Holocaust Education and Awareness. (Bushey, Hertfordshire)

Mrs Dorothy Hana Start. For services to the community in Friern Barnet, Hertfordshire, and to charity.

Robin Basil Woodd. For services to the community in Hemel Hempstead, particularly through the Samaritans and St. Mary's Church. (Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire)

Graham McInnes. For services to Church Music and the Wellingborough Talking Newspaper. (Earls Barton, Northamptonshire)

Brian James Stone. For service to community in Northampton. (Northampton, Northants)

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