CENTRAL CHANCERY OF THE ORDERS OF KNIGHTHOOD
St. James's Palace, London SW1
31 December 2010
The QUEEN has been graciously pleased to give orders for the following promotions in, and appointments to, the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire:
To be Ordinary Officers of the Civil Division of the said Most Excellent Order:
Sarah, Mrs. Aaronson. For services to Music and to Charity.
John David Adams, General-Secretary, Voluntary Organisations Disability Group. For services to Social Care.
Charubala, Mrs. Ainscough, Founder and Chair, Sahara Project. For services to Black and Minority Ethnic People in Lancashire.
Councillor Nasim Ali, London Borough of Camden. For services to Local Government.
Adrian Allen, Commercial Director, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre. For services to Industry in the Yorkshire and Humber Region.
Miss Kay Allen. For services to Equal Opportunities and to Diversity.
Ms Ellah Wakatama Allfrey. For services to the Publishing Industry.
Brian Ambrose, Chief Executive, George Best Belfast City Airport. For services to the Aviation Industry.
Roger Arthur Simon Ames, lately Honorary Secretary, Air Squadron. For voluntary service to Aviation.
Bruce Patrick Armstrong, T.D., Consultant Nurse and Emergency Planning Officer, Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Healthcare.
Ms Andrea Arnold, Director. For services to the Film Industry.
Helen, Mrs. Ashby, Curator, National Railway Museum, York. For services to Heritage.
Kevan Baker, Chairman of WheelPower. For voluntary service to Disability Sports.
Gerald Barnard Balding. For services to Horse Racing.
Robert Balmer. For services to Maritime Heritage in the North East.
Vernon Ian Barker, Managing Director, First TransPennine Express. For services to the Rail Industry.
Magnus Calum MacFarlane-Barrow. For services to Mary's Meals Charity.
Elizabeth, Mrs. Barton, Grade B1, Ministry of Defence.
Ann, Mrs. Bates, Deputy Chair and Rail Group Chair, Disabled Person's Transport Advisory Committee. For services to Disabled People.
Andrew Ian Beeforth, Director, Cumbria Community Foundation. For services to the Voluntary Sector.
Graham Clark Bell, Q.C. For services to the Legal Profession in Scotland.
Marion, Mrs. Bennathan, Founder, Nuture Group Network. For services to Children and Young People with Special Needs.
Ms Dinah Bennett. For services to Women's Entrepreneurship in the North East.
Mark Laurence Bensted, lately London Director, British Waterways. For services to the Marine Industry.
Ms Margaret Louise Berry, Director of Quality and Executive Nurse, NHS Luton Primary Care Trust. For services to Healthcare.
Professor Sheila Macdonald Bird, Senior Scientist, Medical Research Council, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge. For services to Social Science.
Janice, Mrs. Blackburn. Philanthropist. For services to the Arts.
Jenny, Mrs. Body, lately Head of Research and Technology, Airbus UK-Aerospace. For services to the Defence Industry and to Engineering.
Patricia, Mrs. Bolton, Vice-Chair, Victim Support Scotland. For services to Disadvantaged People.
Richard John Boot. For services to Business in the West Midlands.
Richard John Bottomley, Senior Partner, KPMG. For services to the Accountancy Profession and to Business in the North East.
Hugh Robert Bourn. For charitable services and for services to the community in Lincolnshire.
Robert Bowman, Philanthropist. For services to Music and to the Arts.
Ms Ann Nuala Brice, lately Tribunals Judge. For services to the Administration of Justice.
Dr. Ian Brick. For services to the community in Northern Ireland.
Richard William Arthur Brough, Managing Director, Jenkins Shipping Ports Services Ltd. For services to Learning and Skills in the Humber Region.
Mark Ronald Brownrigg, Director-General, Chamber of Shipping. For services to the Maritime Industry.
Alexander Edward Buchan, lately Chief Executive Officer, Refugee Action. For services to Refugees.
Ms Lisa Buckingham, Editor, Financial Mail on Sunday. For services to Journalism and to Women's Issues.
Caroline, Mrs. Burden, lately Head of Planning, Government Office for the North East, Department for Communities and Local Government.
Dr. Dorothy Faith Butt, Director of Lifelong Learning, University of Bath. For services to local and national Higher Education.
Joseph Patrick Byrne, Head, Royal School for the Blind, Liverpool. For services to Education.
Professor Muffy Calder, Professor of Formal Methods, University of Glasgow. For services to Computer Science.
Jacqueline Elizabeth, Mrs. Callcut, First Secretary, Defence Supply, New Delhi, India, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Dr. Ian Allan Campbell, lately Consultant Respiratory Physician, Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust. For services to Medicine.
Ms Fiona Cannon, Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Lloyds Banking Group. For services to Equal Opportunities.
John Joseph Carey, lately Improving Child Case Management Manager, Pension Disability and Carers' Service, Department for Work and Pensions.
Colin Carmichael, Chief Executive, Canterbury Council. For services to Local Government.
John Carr. For services to Dairy Exports and to Business in the North East.
Jonathan Mark Carruthers, Chairman, Lyric Theatre, Belfast. For services to Drama in Northern Ireland.
Elizabeth Audrey, Mrs. Cartwright, Chair, Regional Housing Board, Hampshire Alliance for Rural Affordable Housing. For services to Local Government.
Michael John Catt, M.B.E. For services to Rugby.
Ms Alice Chapman, Director, Youth Conference Service, Youth Justice Agency, Department of Justice, Northern Ireland Executive.
Ms Susan Jardine Clarke, Strategic Manager for Achievement Collaboration, Devon County Council. For services to Education.
Adrian Coles, Director-General, Building Societies Association. For services to the Financial Services Industry.
John Patrick Chamberlain Collins. For services to the Tourism and Visitor Attractions Industries.
John William Collinson, lately Director, King's College Hospital Charity and Executive Vice-Chairman, Association of NHS Charities. For services to the NHS.
Margaret Joan, Mrs. Constantine, Co-Founder, Lush Cosmetics. For services to the Beauty Industry.
Mark Constantine, Co-Founder, Lush Cosmetics. For services to the Beauty Industry.
Ms Orla Corr, Director, McAvoy Group Ltd. For services to the Building Industry.
Amanda Arianwen Cecilia, Mrs. Cottrell. For services to the community in Kent.
Lesley Ruth, Mrs. Cowley, Chief Executive, Nominet. For services to the Internet and e.Commerce.
Professor Susan Jean Cox, Dean, Lancaster University Management School. For services to Social Science.
Ms Elizabeth Ann Crichton, Manager, the Chai Centre, Burnley. For services to Families.
Dr. George Crooks, Medical Director, NHS 24 and the Scottish Ambulance Service. For services to Healthcare.
Ms Marie Crossin, Chief Executive, CAUSE. For services to Carers in Northern Ireland.
Robert Cummines, Chief Executive, UNLOCK. For services to Reformed Offenders.
Councillor Elizabeth Cunningham. For services to the community in East Renfrewshire and Malawi.
Ann Patricia, Mrs. Cutcliffe. For services to Para Equestrian Sport.
John Arthur Cuthbert. For services to Business in the North East.
Gordon D'Silva, Chief Executive, Training for Life. For services to Social Enterprise in London and Devon.
Professor Wendy Dagworthy, Professor and Head, Department of Fashion and Head, School of Fashion and Textiles, Royal College of Art. For services to the Fashion Industry.
Steven John Dalton, Managing Director, Sony Pencoed, Bridgend. For services to Industry in Wales.
Elaine, Mrs. Davidson, Headteacher, Tanshall Primary School, Fife. For services to Education.
Dr. John Davies, lately Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Gwent Hospital. For services to Medicine.
Julie Elizabeth, Mrs. Davies, Business Crime Manager, Staffordshire Police. For services to the Police.
Tom Davies, Commissioner for Wales, Independent Police Complaints Commission. For public service. John Richard Kelsey
De Quidt, lately Chief Executive, Football Licensing Authority. For services to Sport.
Dr. Pinnaduwage Ariyaraten De Silva, lately Consultant Physician, Genito Urinary and HIV Medicine, Dewsbury District Hospital, West Yorkshire. For services to Medicine.
Ms Jean Dent, lately Director of City Development, Leeds City Council. For services to Local Government.
Monsignor John Devine. For services to Inter-faith Relations in the North West.
John Dixon, Executive Director, Adults and Children and Deputy Chief Executive, West Sussex County Council. For services to Local Government.
Catherine Mary, Mrs. Wellingbrook-Doswell. For services to the Administration of Justice in North East London.
Alexander Frank Downie. For public service in the Isle of Man.
Norman Henry Draper, Justices' Clerk for Merseyside,
H.M. Courts Service, Ministry of Justice.
Andrew Martin Duffell, Chief Dealer, UK Debt Management Office, H.M. Treasury.
Keith Duggan, lately Headteacher, Gateway Primary School, Westminster, London. For services to Education.
Ms Phyllis Dunipace, lately Director of Children's Services, London Borough of Lambeth. For services to Families.
Stephen Lloyd Dunmore. For services to the Public and Voluntary Sectors.
Keith Melville Dunn, Chief Executive, Order of St. John Priory for Wales, St. John Cymru Wales. For service to Healthcare.
Stephen Dunne, Grade B1, Ministry of Defence.
Valerie Gail, Mrs. Easterbrook, lately Chief Executive, Institute of Internal Auditors. For services to the Auditing Profession.
John Clayton Edwards. For services to the community in Somerset.
Andrew Digby Emson, Superintendent Pharmacist, Boots the Chemist and lately Chairman, Company Chemists' Association. For services to Healthcare.
Carole, Mrs. Evans, Grade 7, Head of Contact Centre, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, Department for Transport.
Richard Anthony Spencer Everard, D.L. For services to the community in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Semage Rupasiri Fernando, Managing Director, Ardmel Group Ltd. For services to Charity.
Ms Melanie Field, Head, Discrimination Law Review, Government Equalities Office.
Dr. Michael John Field, Chairman of the Corporation, Great Yarmouth College. For services to the Voluntary Sector.
Johan, Mrs. Findlay, J.P. For services to the Administration of Justice in Scotland.
John Fitzpatrick, Headteacher, Williamwood High School, East Renfrewshire. For services to Education.
Dr. Kevin Fitzpatrick. For services to Disabled People in Wales.
Professor Christopher Franklin, Chairman, Committee of Postgraguate Dental Deans and Directors and Professor and Honorary Consultant Oral Pathologist. For services to Healthcare.
James Gale. For services to the Horseracing Industry.
Colin Gibbs, Senior Lawyer, Crown Prosecution Service.
Professor Paul Gilbert, Professor Clinical Psychologist, Derbyshire Mental Health Services NHS Trust. For services to Healthcare.
Professor Evelyn Margaret Gill, lately Chief Scientific Adviser, Rural and Environment, Scottish Government.
David Christopher Glancy, T.D., Senior Depute Fiscal, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, Scottish Government.
Andrew Julian Goldberg, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Senior Lecturer UCL, and Founder, Medical Futures Innovation Awards. For services to Medicine.
Dr. Dillian Rosalind Gordon, lately Curator, National Gallery. For services to Early Italian Painting.
Ms Alison Hadley, Head of Teenage Pregnancy Unit, Department for Education.
Stephen Hale, lately Director, Green Alliance. For services to the Environment.
John Hamer. For services to Heritage Education.
Mimi, Mrs. Harker. For services to Women, particularly Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women in the Public Sector and to the community in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.
William Charles Harpur, Principal, Ballycastle High School, County Antrim. For services to Education in Northern Ireland.
Paul Francis Harris, Operations Director, Makita Manufacturing Europe Ltd. For services to International Trade.
Mark Andrew Harvey. For public service.
John Edward Havard, Head of Gas Policy, Energy Markets and Infrastructure Group, Department of Energy and Climate Change.
Patricia Stacey, Mrs. Henchie, lately Headteacher, Lowther Primary School, Richmond-upon-Thames. For services to Education.
Professor Helen Elisabeth Higson, Senior Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Professor of Higher Education Learning and Management, Aston University. For services to Higher Education.
Tatjana, Mrs. Hine, Managing Director, TBDA (Scotland) Ltd. For services to Business.
Ms Marian Holmes, Chief Executive, Civil Service Sports Council.
Ms Susan Hoyle. For services to Contemporary Dance.
Robert Merfyn Hughes, lately Inward Investment Manager, Department for Economy and Transport, Welsh Assembly Government.
Trevor George Hursthouse, Chairman, Specialist Engineering Contractors' Group. For services to the Construction Industry.
The Venerable Dr. Michael Ipgrave. For services to Inter-faith Relations in London.
Elizabeth, Mrs. Ivil, lately Headteacher, Oakley Cross Primary School and Nursery, County Durham. For services to Education.
Ms Jane Therese Jackson, Artistic Director, Artes Mundi. For services to Art.
Professor Michael Christopher Jackson, Professor of Management Systems and Dean, Business School, University of Hull. For services to Higher Education and to Business.
Miles Jacobson, Studio Director, Sports Interactive. For services to the Computer Games Industry.
Robyn Anne, Mrs. Jones, Chief Executive, C. H. & Co. For services to the Hospitality Industry.
John William Keast, lately National Government Adviser on Religious Education. For services to Education.
Alastair Kent, Director, Genetic Alliance U.K. For services to Healthcare.
Ms Nargis Khan, Deputy Chair, Community Wellbeing Board, Local Government Association. For services to Local Government.
Jill, Mrs. Allen-King, M.B.E. For services to Blind and Partially Sighted People.
Herbert Kretzmer, Lyricist and Songwriter. For services to Music.
Herbert (Bert) Kwouk, Actor. For services to Drama.
Peter Kyle, lately Chief Executive, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. For services to Drama.
Richard Edward Dominic Langford. For services to Sailing and to Windsurfing.
Maureen, Mrs. Laycock, lately Headteacher, Firth Park Community Arts College, Sheffield. For services to Education.
Geraldine, Mrs. Lejeune, Director, Berkshire East and South Buckinghamshire Women's Aid. For services to Vulnerable Families.
Ms Ann Lennox. For services to Oxfam.
Victor Leverett, Business Development Director, Finmeccanica UK Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry.
Miss Tracey Locke, HR Director, Benefits and Credits, London, H.M. Revenue and Customs.
Stuart Alan Long, Grade B2, Ministry of Defence.
Richard Longthorp, Chairman, Agri-Skills Strategy Group. For services to the Farming Industry.
Professor Christopher Robin Lowe, Professor of Biotechnology, University of Cambridge. For services to Science.
John Francis Lynch, Head of Heathrow Passenger Services, UK Border Agency, Home Office.
John Stewart Lynch, lately Head, BBC Science Unit. For services to Broadcasting.
Alexander Wright MacCormick, Grade B1, Ministry of Defence.
Douglas MacLean. For services to Music and to Charity in Scotland.
Professor Donald James Renwick MacRae. For services to Enterprise and to Rural Development in Scotland.
James Nicol Manson, Chairman, Highlands and Loch Ness Marketing Group. For services to the Tourist Industry in Scotland.
Professor David Clive Anthony Mant, Emeritus Professor of General Practice, University of Oxford. For services to Medicine.
Dr. Colin Matthews, Composer. For services to Music.
Edward McArdle, lately Registrar, General Teaching Council for Northern Ireland. For services to Education.
Thomas McCall, Clerk and Chief Executive, Newry and Mourne District Council. For services to Local Government in Northern Ireland.
William Gerard McGuinness, Client Manager Aerospace and Defence Team, Invest Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Executive.
Comghall McNally. For services to Legal Education in Northern Ireland.
Ms Sheila Meadows. For services to Education in Wales.
Colin Douglas Livingstone Menzies. For services to the Church of England.
Margaret Whyte, Mrs. Moffat. For charitable services in North Ayrshire.
Councillor Paul Morris. For services to the community in Finsbury Park, London Borough of Islington.
John Lowrie Morrison. For services to Art and to Charity in Scotland.
Mohammed Mossadaq, Equality Adviser, Hampshire County Council. For services to Local Government.
Neville Anthony Nagler. For services to Inter-faith Relations and to Jewish People.
Ms Sally Christine Neocosmos, lately Interim Registrar, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. For services to Higher Education.
Margaret, Mrs. Nicol, lately Board Member, Scottish Qualifications Authority. For services to Education in Fife.
Gerald Ernest Oppenheim, Director of Policy and Partnerships, Big Lottery Fund. For services to the Voluntary Sector.
Margaret Ann, Mrs. Owen. For services to Human Rights, particularly Widows Overseas.
Keith Bruce Panes, lately Academy Project Lead, Schools Directorate, Department for Education.
Ms Vivienne Mary Hunt Parry. For services to the Public Understanding of Science.
Dr. Brian George Patterson, General Medical Practitioner and lately Chairman, British Medical Association, Northern Ireland. For services to Healthcare.
Ms Myra Pearson, Head, School of Education, University of Aberdeen. For services to Higher Education.
Pauline Marion, Mrs. Pendlebury, Consultant Headteacher, Bradford, West Yorkshire. For services to Education.
Dr. Paul Lasseter Phillips, Principal and Chief Executive, Weston College, Weston-super-Mare. For services to Further Education and to the Voluntary Sector.
Dr. Jeune Guishard-Pine, Educational Psychologist and Counsellor. For services to Families.
William Pollard, Deputy Director, Business.gov Programme, London, H.M. Revenue and Customs.
Ms Sandy Powell, Costume Designer. For services to the Film Industry.
Patrick Ralph Print, lately Chairman, British Horse Society. For services to Equestrianism.
Gary Pugh, Director of Forensic Science, Metropolitan Police Service. For services to the Police.
Miss Alison Quant, President, ADEPT (Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport). For services to Local Government.
John Barrington Quin, lately Chief Executive, Royal British Legion Industries. For services to ex-Servicemen and Women.
Victoria, Mrs. Ranson, Grade 6, Head of Intelligence Assessment, London, H.M. Revenue and Customs.
Major Ralston Ashley Rawlins, T.D., D.L. For services to the community in West Yorkshire.
Nicholas Philip Reeves, President, Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management. For services to the Environment.
Matthew Gilbert Rhodes. For services to Pro Bono Legal Advice.
Nirpal Singh Riat. For services to Charity and to Punjabi
Ellis Rich. For services to the Music Publishing Industry.
Rehana, Mrs. Richens, Consultant Midwife and Honorary Lecturer, City University, Warwickshire. For services to Nursing and Midwifery.
Councillor Colin Rigby, lately Member, Blackburn with Darwen Council. For services to Local Government.
Sonia, Mrs. Rolt, F.R.S. For services to Industrial Archaeology and to Heritage.
Ms Shelia Kathleen Rosenberg. For services to ESOL
Barbara, Mrs. Ross. For services to Gender Dysphoria.
James Hood Ross, lately Chairman, Leadership Foundation for Higher Education. For voluntary service to Higher Education.
David Colin Roy. For services to the community in the West Midlands.
Margaret, Mrs. Ryall, lately Headteacher, Our Lady of Victories Primary School, Borough of Wandsworth. For services to Education.
Professor Jennifer Ann Saint, lately Dean of School, Nottingham Trent University. For services to Further and Higher Education.
Tina, Mrs. Sampson, Head, Direct Communications Unit, Prime Minister's Office.
Jonathan Sands, Chairman, Elmwood Design Ltd. For services to the Creative Industries.
Ms Tanya Sarne, Designer. For services to the Fashion Industry.
Ms Gillian Saunders, Secretariat Team Leader, Social Security Advisory Committee, Department for Work and Pensions.
Theonitsa, Mrs. Sergides, Headteacher, Grafton Primary School, London Borough of Islington. For services to Education.
Helen, Mrs. Sexton, lately Principal and Chief Executive, National Star College, Cheltenham. For services to local and national Special Needs Education.
Kay, Mrs. Sheldon, Commissioner, Care Quality Commission. For services to Healthcare.
Emeritus Professor Patricia Shenton, Director of Avis Academies and Trust School Development, Liverpool John Moores University. For services to Education and Training.
Colin Deverell Smith. For services to Assured Food Standards.
Edward Smith, lately Head of Customer Standards, Department for Work and Pensions.
Dr. Elizabeth Ogilvy Statham, lately Head of Ethnic Minority Achievement Service, Hampshire County Council. For services to Education.
Professor Fiona Steele, Professor of Social Statistics, University of Bristol. For services to Social Science.
Andrew Robert Colin Stephens, Head of International Engagement and Board Secretary, British Library. For services to Scholarship.
Dr. Allison Streetly, National Director, NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme. For services to Healthcare.
James Edward Sugden, Managing Director, Johnstons of Elgin. For services to the Textile Industry in Scotland.
Ms Lynne Sullivan. For services to Architecture.
Ms Moira Swann, lately Corporate Director, Children's Services, Cumbria County Council. For services to Families.
Chu Ting Tang. For services to Chinese People in Chinatown, Westminster, London.
Purnima, Mrs. Tanuku, Chief Executive, National Day Nurseries Association. For services to Families.
Dr. John Crawshaw Taylor, Inventor. For services to Business and to Horology.
Philip John Taylor, Senior Governor, H.M. Prison Wormwood Scrubs, H.M. Prison Service, Ministry of Justice.
Dr. Peter Brian Terry, Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Chairman of the British Medical Association Scottish Council. For services to Medicine.
Richard Thompson, Folk Musician and Songwriter. For services to Music.
Margaret, Viscountess Thurso. For services to the community in Caithness.
Nichola, Mrs. Tinkler, lately Head of Business Development, Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre. For public service.
Leslie Tippin, Grade B2, Ministry of Defence.
Professor Geoffrey Railton Tomlinson, Professor of Engineering Dynamics, University of Sheffield. For services to Technology.
Dr. Carol Turley, Research Scientist, Plymouth Marine Laboratory. For services to Science.
Ms Janet Lesley Veitch. For services to Women's Rights and to Gender Equality.
David Waddington, lately Principal, Hartlepool College of Further Education. For services to Education and Training.
Ms Yasmin Waljee. For services to Disadvantaged Young Muslims.
Frank Harrison Walker, lately Chief Minister of Jersey. For public service.
George Donald Walker. For charitable services.
Barbara Anne, Mrs. Ward, Principal, Cross and Passion College, Ballycastle, County Antrim. For services to Education in Northern Ireland.
Mike Watson, Area Manager, Central London Tribunals Service, Ministry of Justice.
Ronald Watt. For services to Karate.
Andrew Mark Weston, Grade B2, Ministry of Defence.
Nicholas John Wheeler, lately Chief Executive, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority. For services to the Environment.
Roger White, lately Chief Executive, ASDAN (Award Scheme Development and Accreditation Network). For services to Young People.
David Whitehead, Director, British Ports Association. For services to the Ports Industry.
Kenneth Wild. For services to Financial Reporting.
Peter Wilkinson, lately Technical Specialist, Environment Agency Wales. For public service.
Paul Michael Williams, Chairman, Deeside College Corporation, Flintshire. For services to Further Education in Wales.
Jean Sue, Mrs. Wilson, Principal and Chief Executive, South Thames College. For services to local and national Further Education.
Margaret, Mrs. Wilson. For services to the Administration of Justice in London.
Robert William Gordon Wilson, lately Deputy Head of the Committee Office, House of Commons.
The Reverend Canon Andrew Wingate. For Inter-faith Relations and to the community in Leicester.
Pamela, Mrs. Wright, Executive Headteacher, Wade Deacon High School, Halton, Cheshire. For services to local and national Education.
Stephen Wyler, Director, Development Trusts Association. For services to the Voluntary Sector.