New Year's Honours: Dozens Recognised For Their Work

31 December 2013, 08:07 | Updated: 31 December 2013, 09:41

Dozens of people in our region have been recognised for their work by making the New Year's Honours List.

The list was revealed this morning, and includes the likes of businesswoman Karren Brady, Gavin and Stacey creator Ruth Jones and singer Katherine Jenkins.

In addition, many have been awarded in our region too.

Here's the full list of people in Norfolk and Suffolk:


  • DBE - Professor Shirley Anne Pearce, CBE. For services to Higher Education. (Surlingham, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Mrs Elizabeth Margaret Baines. For services to Bell Ringing in Norfolk and North Suffolk. (Diss, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Michael Peter Blakey. For voluntary services to Young People and to the community in Norfolk. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Peter Clifford Grover. Cub Scout Leader, 8th Norwich Sea Scout Group. For services to Children and Young People. (Taverham, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Richard Jackson. Founder, Mancroft International. For services to Development and Corporate Training Services. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Mrs Sally-Ann Mitchell. Honorary secretary, Norfolk Branch, Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution. For services to Farming and Rural Communities in Norfolk. (Great Yarmouth, Norfolk)

  • MBE - Richard Anthony Warner. Founder, Reepham Green Team. For services to Energy Efficiency in Norfolk. (Reepham, Norfolk)

  • BEM - BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL - Terence John Adkin. Chair, Citywide Board. For services to Tenants in West Pottergate and to the community in Norwich. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • BEM - Robert John Francis. Volunteer Station Officer, Coastguard Rescue Service. For services to HM Coastguard. (North Walsham, Norfolk)

  • BEM - Mrs Nellie Ann Garrod. Caseworker, Suffolk Branch, SSAFA. For voluntary service to SSAFA. (Aldeburgh, Suffolk)

  • BEM - John George Gibson. For services to Music through the Salvation Army in Norwich, Norfolk. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • BEM - Clive Leslie Gritten, JP. Scout and Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme Volunteer, Norfolk. For services to Children, Young People and the community in Norfolk. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • BEM - Mrs Janet Henry. For services to the community in Reepham, Norfolk. (Norwich, Norfolk)

  • BEM - Derek Walter Webster. Tournament manager, Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls. For services to Bowls and to charity in Great Yarmouth. (Great Yarmouth, Norfolk)


  • CBE - Ms Beverly Hurley. Chief executive, YTKO. For services to Enterprise. (Newmarket, Suffolk)

  • MBE - Neil Boast. Volunteer, Suffolk Constabulary. For services to Policing. (Woodbridge, Suffolk)

  • MBE - Mrs Susan Joan Lloyd. Synthetic Phonics Advocate. For services to Education. (Haverhill, Suffolk)

  • MBE - Dr Peter Clive Crawford Pitt, TD. Medical Escort. For voluntary service to the Royal British Legion and Heroes Return. (Lavenham, Suffolk)

  • MBE - Kevin Brendan Shakeshaft. Higher Officer, Criminal Investigation Directorate, HMRC. For services to Criminal Investigation, Officer Safety Training, and voluntary service to the community in Suffolk. (Peasenhall, Suffolk)

  • BEM - Michael Richard Clarke. For services to the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. (Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk)

  • BEM - Colin Brian Edgar. Musical director, Suffolk Constabulary Male Choir. For services to Policing and the community. (Stowmarket, Suffolk)

  • BEM -  Mrs Sally Margaret Melanie Mann. For services to the community in Stetchworth, Suffolk. (Newmarket, Suffolk)

  • BEM - Mrs Alison Mary Russell. For services to the community in Chesworth, Ipswich. (Chelsworth, Suffolk)

  • BEM - Leonard Edward Tuckwell. Farmer. For services to Agriculture, Economy and the community in Suffolk. (Eye, Suffolk)