New Years Honours

31 December 2011, 06:00

We've got all the info on people from the Thames Valley who've been awarded in the New Year's Honours list.


Professor Dianne Claire Berry. Professor of Psychology, University of Reading. For services to Scientific Research. (Reading, Berkshire)

Neil Alexander Bruce. Executive director and chief Operating Officer, AMEC plc. For services to Engineering. (Oxfordshire)

Ms Alex Christine Crawford. Special Correspondent, Sky News. For services to Broadcast Journalism. (Windsor, Berkshire)

Helen Elizabeth Ellis. Publicist. For services to Publishing. (Witney, Oxfordshire)

Peter Russell Grace. Founder of Ascot Park Polo Club. For services to Polo. (Ascot, Berkshire)

Mrs Felicity Mary Hilder. Founder, Lymphoma Association. For charitable services. (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire)

Dr Anne Patricia Murdoch. Principal, Newbury College, Berkshire. For services to Further Education. (Reading, Berkshire)

Dr Miranda Stevenson. Director, British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums. For services to Wildlife Conservation. (Hampshire)

Professor Diana Woodhouse. Formerly Pro vice-Chancellor Research, Oxford Brookes University. For services to Legal Scholarship and Higher Education. (Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire)


Keith Graham Budgen. Formerly Regional director, South East Region, HM Courts and Tribunals Service, Ministry of Justice. (Oxfordshire)

David Jonathan Flint. Chief executive, Oxford Instruments. For services to Business and Science. (Abingdon, Oxfordshire)

Ms Jennifer Hutton. Deputy director, Cabinet Office. (Basingstoke, Hampshire)

Mrs Ruby McGregor-Smith. Chief executive Officer, MITIE Group plc. For services to Business and Diversity in Business. (Berkshire)

Professor Lionel Tarassenko. Chair of Electrical Engineering, University of Oxford. For services to Engineering. (Oxfordshire)


Paul Charles Arnold. Senior Project manager, Highways Agency, Department for Transport. (Hampshire)

Mrs Linda Mary Irene Bennett. Operational Line manager, Reading Valuation Office, HM Revenue and Customs. (Wokingham, Berkshire)

Keith Brown. Shift Supervisor, FB Heliservices Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Andover, Hampshire)

Miss Catherine Mary Elizabeth Burke. Project manager, Cabrini Children's Society. For services to Children and Families. (Reading, Berkshire)

Mrs Janet Clayton. Trainer manager, Compliance Trainer Unit, Reading, HM Revenue and Customs. (Reading, Berkshire)

Malcolm Ralph Cochrane. For services to the community in Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire. (Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire)

Trevor Alan Cowlett. For services to Music in Oxford. (Oxfordshire)

Ms Marika Fawcett. Executive Officer, Private Office, Department for Work and Pensions. (Berkshire)

Mrs Deborah Jane Hepplewhite. Independent Phonics consultant (Adviser to the Reading Reform Foundation Committee). For services to Education. (Newbury, Berkshire)

James Hewitt. For services to Financial Inclusion in Oxfordshire and to the local community. (Oxfordshire)

Nicholas John Hillsdon. State Registered Prosthetist, Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton. For services to Prosthetics and to the community. (Bracknell, Berkshire)

Mrs Doreen Mary Hobbs. For services to the community in Watlington, Oxfordshire. (Watlington, Oxfordshire)

John Huddleston. Formerly Knowledge Leader and Project director, AEA Technology. For services to the Environment. (Abingdon, Oxfordshire)

Miss Irene Grace Langton. For voluntary service to Animal Welfare and to the local community. (Bracknell)

Mrs Elizabeth Anne Leigh. For services to the British Red Cross and to the community in Newbury, Berkshire. (Newbury, Berkshire)

Mrs Alison Lewis. Grade C2, Ministry of Defence. (Andover, Hampshire)

Roger Frederick Penfold. For services to the Amateur Swimming Association South East Region and to Local Government in Berkshire. (Reading, Berkshire)

Timothy Philip Stimpson. Facilities manager. For services to Oxfordshire County Council. (Abingdon, Oxfordshire)

Mrs Susan Marian Tither. Constable, Metropolitan Police Service. For services to the Police. (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire)

Professor Robert Lloyd Walker, FRS. A., Member, Social Security Advisory Committee. For services to Social Policy Research. (Oxfordshire)


Professor Diarmaid Ninian John MacCulloch. Professor of the History of the Church, University of Oxford. For services to Scholarship. (Oxfordshire)

Andrew Witty. Chief executive Officer, GlaxoSmithKline. For services to the Economy and to the UK Pharmaceutical Industry. (Buckinghamshire)


Francis Habgood. Deputy chief Constable, Thames Valley Police.


Peter Alec Crook. Group manager, Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service.