Honours Recipients

Here are the Cambridgeshire recipients of Birthday and New Year Honours since 2015.  Full lists of honours since 1860 are available in the special honours supplements of the London Gazette.  British Empire Medals are presented locally by the Lord-Lieutenant.  See more about the most recent presentations for our 2019 BEM recipients in words and pictures.

 

Queens Birthday Honours 2019

HonourRecipientCitation
KtDr Stephen John CLEOBURY CBEDirector of Music, King’s College, Cambridge. For services to Choral Music.
CBEProfessor Sylvia Therese RICHARDSONDirector, Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge. For services to Medical Statistics.
CBESophie Mary WILSON FRS FRENGDirector of Integrated Circuit Design, Broadcom Europe Ltd. For services to Computing.
OBEDr Mike Mehrdad ASHMEADManaging Director, Encocam. For services to Exports and Innovation in Engineering.
OBEPoppy GUSTAFSSONCo-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Darktrace. For services to the Cyber Security Industry.
OBEDr Jane Katharine OSBOURNVice President for Research and Development, MedImmune Biotechnology and Chair, UK Bioindustry Association. For services to Drug Research and Development.
OBEJack Benjamin STOCKDALEChief Technology Officer, Darktrace. For services to the Cyber Security Industry.
MBEJaspaul Kaur HILLHeadteacher, Mayfield Primary School. For services to Education.
MBESonia HITCHCo-founder and volunteer, Peterborough Rape Crisis Care Group. For services to Survivors of Sexual Violence.
MBECatherine Mary KING (CATHERINE BASS)Principal Expert by Experience, Independent Review of the Mental Health Act. For services to Mental Health Legislative Reform.
MBEGeorgios MELINIOTISPhysics Teacher, the Meridian School, Royston, Hertfordshire. For services to Education.
MBEDr Jean Lesley WILSONPresident, Church Monuments Society. For services to Heritage.
BEMDeborah Jane FLETCHERFor services to the community in Folkestone, Kent.
BEMMichael William HAINESFor services to People with Disabilities in Cambridgeshire.
BEMNorman George LARKEChairman, Chatteris Branch, The Royal British Legion. For voluntary service to the ex-Service community in Cambridgeshire.
QPMAlec WOOD
Lately Chief Constable, Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Queen's New Year Honours 2019

Honour Recipient Citation
KtProfessor David KLENERMAN FRSProfessor of Biophysical Chemistry, University of Cambridge. For services to Science and the Development of High Speed DNA Sequencing Technology.
KCBJonathan Michael THOMPSONChief Executive, HM Revenue and Customs. For public service.
DBEProfessor Madeleine Julia ATKINS CBELately Chief Executive, Higher Education Funding Council for England. For services to Higher Education.
CBEProfessor John Frederick William BIRNEY FRSJoint Director, European Bioinformatics Institute. For services to Computational Genomics and Leadership across the Life Sciences.
CBEProfessor Geoffrey Colin MAITLAND FRENGProfessor of Energy Engineering, Imperial College London. For services to Chemical Engineering.
CBEProfessor Anna Frances VIGNOLES (ANNA GRIFFITHS) FBAProfessor of Education, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge. For services to Social Sciences.
OBEGrenville James CHAMBERLAINFor services to the Caravan Club and to charity.
OBEAlison Denise FENDLEYExecutive Director, Forensic Archive Limited. For services to Forensic Science.
OBETom KARENFor services to Design.
OBELucy LAKEChief Executive Officer, Camfed International. For services to Young People in Africa.
OBEDr Jennifer Mary SCHOOLINGDirector, Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction, University of Cambridge. For services to Engineering and Digital Construction.
MBEMichael Oliver FLAVINReview Team Manager. Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Joint Protective Services Major Crime Unit. For services to Policing.
MBELidwina Anne-Marie HAMILTONFor services to the Farming community and to charity.
MBEDavid Leonard MORGANVolunteer Case Worker for the Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire Rural Support Group. For services to Vulnerable People.
MBEPinakin Ishvarlal PATELPrevent Co-ordinator and Chair, London Prevent Network. For services to Community Cohesion and Preventing Radicalisation.
MBEFarshid RAOUFIStation Commander, Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service. For services to Equality and Inclusion.
MBEAngela THOMPSONDirector of Nursing and Deputy Regional Chief Nurse, London, NHS Improvement. For services to Nursing and Healthcare Leadership.
BEMBisoye BABALOLAFounder and Chief Executive Officer, Nights Global. For services to the Creative Industries.
BEMEva Olga CLARKEFor services to Holocaust Education.
BEMAnne Patricia FURBANKFor services to the Fashion Industry and Charitable Fundraising.
BEMDr Maryanne Zonia Ajanthini MARIYASELVAMNational Innovation Accelerator Fellow, Clinical Research Fellow, Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn NHS Trust and University of Cambridge. For services to Healthcare.
BEMJean Elsie PIERSONFor services to the community in Romsey Town, Cambridge.
BEMMollie ROLLINSFor services to the Church and the community in Tydd St Giles, Cambridgeshire.

Queen's Birthday Honours 2018

HonourRecipientCitation
CHDr Richard HENDERSONMolecular Biologist and Biophysicist, Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology. For services to Electron Microscopy of Biological Molecules.
KtProfessor Christopher Martin DOBSONProfessor, Chemical and Structural Biology and Master, St John’s College, University of Cambridge. For services to Science and Higher Education.
DBEProfessor Winifred Mary BEARD OBEProfessor of Classics, University of Cambridge. For services to the Study of Classical Civilisation.
CBEMr Ian David PROSSERDirector of Railway Safety, Office of Rail and Road. For services to Railway Safety.
OBEDr Darrin Matthew DISLEYLately Chief Executive Officer, Horizon Discovery Group. For services to Business, Enterprise and Health.
MBEMrs Denise Elizabeth BURTONFor services to Girlguiding and the community in Peterborough.
MBEMr Meerwis DAOUDCultural Advisor to Senior British Representative, Kabul. For services to Defence.
MBEDr Alexander MUSTARDUnderwater Photographer. For services to Underwater Photography.
MBELady Victoria Diana LEATHAM DLFor services to the community in Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire.
MBEMr Brian Thomas PEARCEFor services to the Environment and the community in Peterborough.
MBEMrs Keela SHACKELL-SMITHAdvisor, Environment Agency. For services to Equality in the Workplace.
MBEMrs Alpana TAYLORChoreographer. For services to South Asian Dance.
BEMCouncillor Lisa Ann DUFFYFor services to the community in Ramsey, Cambridgeshire.
BEMMrs Dorothy Mary FOWLERFor services to Young People and the community in Sawtry, Cambridgeshire.
BEMDr Nishma MANEKGeneral Practitioner Trainee and Founder, Next Generation GP. For services to General Practitioner Leadership Development.
BEMMr Tahir MASOODFor services to Young People and the community in Peterborough.
BEMMrs Lily Pamela WHYMERFor services to the Church and the community in Stetchworth, Cambridgeshire.
QPMChief Superintendent Vicky SKEELSCambridgeshire Constabulary

Queen's New Year Honours 2018

HonourRecipientCitation
GBESir (David) Keith PETERSFor services to the Advancement of Medical Science.
OBEDr Tina Lorraine BARSBYChief Executive and Director, National Institute of Agricultural Botany. For services to UK Agricultural Science and Biotechnology.
OBEMs Katharine Elizabeth CARRUTHERSDirector, UCL Institute of Education, Confucius Institute for Schools. For services to Education.
OBEMr Suranga CHANDRATILLAKE FRENGGeneral Partner, Balderton Capital. For services to Engineering and Technology.
OBEProfessor Ian Michael GOODYERProfessor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cambridge. For services to Psychiatry Research.
OBEDr Kim Bernadette TAYLORHeadteacher, Spring Common Academy. For services to Education.
MBEMrs Anita Rosina GRODKIEWICZManager, the Rosmini Centre. For services to the community in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.
MBEMr Richard MORRISLately Senior Head of Service, Children and Family Courts Advisory and Support Service. For services to Children in England.
BEMMrs Lisa Mariane TURNERFor services to the community in the Four Churches Benifice, South Cambridgeshire.

Queen's Birthday Honours 2017

HonourRecipientCitation
CHSir John Edward SULSTON FRSFor services to Science and Society.
DBEProfessor Theresa Mary MARTEAUHonorary Professor and Director, Behaviour and Health Research Unit, University of Cambridge. For services to Public Health.
CBEProfessor Serena Michelle BEST FRENGProfessor of Materials Science, University of Cambridge. For services to Biomaterials Engineering.
CBEProfessor Carol Elspeth Goodeve BRAYNEProfessor of Public Health Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge. For services to Public Health Medicine.
CBEDr Andrew Charles HARTER FRENGFounder and CEO, RealVNC Ltd. For services to Engineering.
CBEDr Anthony JUNIPERFellow, University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership. For services to Conservation.
CBEProfessor Alexandra Marie WALSHAM FBAProfessor of Modern History, University of Cambridge. For services to History.
OBEMr Antony David ROSSDirector, Bridges Fund Management Limited. For services to Social Enterprise and Investment.
MBEMiss Patricia CARRINGTONPrincipal and Head of Service, City College Peterborough. For services to Further Education and to the community in Peterborough.
MBEMr Christopher John COLLIERBusiness Board Chair, NSPCC Peterborough. For services to Children and Young People.
MBEMrs Janet DULLAGHANHead of Commissioning for Children’s Health and Wellbeing, Peterborough Borough Council and Founder, Dreamdrops. For services to Children’s Wellbeing.
MBEMr Andrews Dennis WEBBSchool Secretary, London School of Economics. For services to Higher Education and to the community in East Anglia.
BEMMrs Felicity Alice BAILEYTeaching Assistant, Sir Harry Smith Community College, Peterborough. For services to Education.
BEMMs Natasha DALTONTutor, City College Peterborough. For services to Further Education.
QPMDetective Sergeant Amerjit SINGH
Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Queen's New Year Honours 2017

HonourRecipientCitation
CHDame Evelyn Elizabeth Ann GLENNIE DBEFor services to Music.
KtProfessor Shankar BALASUBRAMANIANHerchel Smith Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Cambridge. For services to Science and Medicine.
DBEProfessor Henrietta Miriam Ottoline LEYSER CBE FRS (Ottoline LEYSER DAY)Director, The Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge. For services to Plant Science, Science in Society and Equality and Diversity in Science.
CBEProfessor Stephen Charles INGLISLately Director, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency. For services to Health Protection.
CBEProfessor John Adrian PYLEProfessor of Chemistry and 1920 Chair for Physical Chemistry, Cambridge University. For services to Atmospheric Chemistry and Environmental Science.
CBEProfessor John Rason SPENCER QCProfessor Emeritus of Law, University of Cambridge. For services to the Reform of Law Concerning Child Witnesses.
OBEMrs Donna Alison CORNWELLAssociate Headteacher, Swaffham Bulbeck CofE Primary School, Cambridge. For services to Education.
OBEMr Brian John Russell GALEDirector of Policy and Campaigns, National Deaf Children’s Society. For services to Special Educational Needs.
OBEMr Richard Lionel GUYFor services to Justice, Mental Health Support and the community in Cambridgeshire.
OBEMrs Julia Alice NIXDistrict Manager, Work Services Directorate, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to Tackling Youth Unemployment in East Anglia.
OBEProfessor David Glyn VAUGHANGlaciologist, British Antarctic Survey. For services to Glaciology.
OBEDr Christoph Stefan WIESNERChief Executive, The Welding Institute. For services to Engineering and Innovation.
OBEDr Lorna McLeod WILLIAMSONLately Director, NHS Blood and Transplant. For services to the Advancement of Blood, Tissue and Stem Cell Donations.
MBEMr Timothy Foster BURGESSChief Executive Officer, Foundation of Edward Storey. For voluntary services in Cambridgeshire.
MBEMs Gwendoline Anne (Wendy) DUCHESNEGrade 7, Capabilities and Resources, Home Office. For services to Developing Child-Friendly Immigration Systems.
MBEMrs Sylvia Ingrid MORRISFounder and Chair, Karen Morris Memorial Trust, Cambridgeshire. For services to Leukaemia Patients and their Families.
MBEMr Peter David REEVECouncillor, Huntingdonshire District Council. For services to Local Government and the community in Ramsey, Cambridgeshire.
MBEMr Louis ROLFEFor services to Cycling.
BEMMrs Jane Elizabeth COSTONFor services to the community in Milton, Cambridgeshire.
BEMMr Mohammed FAROOQFor services to Fundraising and Providing Meals to Disadvantaged Children in Peterborough.
BEMMr Brian Wolfram John GASCOYNEFor services to Community Cohesion in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.
BEMMr Geoffrey John HEATHCOCK JPFor services to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution and the community in Cambridgeshire.
BEMMrs Denise Lillian SPEAKMANTreasurer, Ethos Home Office Sports and Social Association, Home Office. For public service.

Queen's Birthday Honours 2016

HonourRecipientCitation
DBEMrs Veronica Anne (Polly) COURTICE LVODirector, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership. For services to Sustainability Leadership.
CBEDr Eben Christopher UPTONChief Executive Officer, Raspberry Pi (Trading) Ltd. For services to Business and Education.
OBEProfessor Georgina Emma Mary BORN FBAProfessor of Music and Anthropology, University of Oxford. For services to Musicology, Anthropology and Higher Education.
OBEMr Neil Andrew Patrick CARSONLately Chief Executive Officer, Johnson Matthey and Chair, Chemistry Growth Partnership. For services to the Chemical Industry.
OBEMs Nicola CLEMOLately Social Worker and Service Director for Children’s Social Care, Cambridgeshire County Council. For services to Children.
OBEProfessor Susan Elizabeth GATHERCOLEDirector, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council. For services to Psychology and Education.
OBEMs Susie HARGREAVESChief Executive Officer, Internet Watch Foundation. For services to Online Child Protection.
OBEDr Sara Felicity OLDFIELDLately Secretary General, Botanic Gardens Conservation International. For services to the Conservation and Protection of Wild Tree Species Worldwide.
OBEMr Allen George PACKWOODDirector, Churchill Archives Centre. For services to Archives and Scholarship.
MBEMr Iain George CRIGHTONChair, Living Sport. For services to Sport in Peterborough.
MBEMrs Robyn Alice Patricia DALBY-STOCKWELLFor services to Children with Learning Difficulties.
MBEMr Christian RAPHAELFor services to People with Complex and Severe Disabilities in the East of England.
BEMMr Peter Ellis BROWNFor services to World War Two Aviation Heritage.
BEMMr Antonio DE MATTEISChief Volunteer Fire Officer, Peterborough Volunteer Fire Brigade. For voluntary service to Fire and Rescue Services in Peterborough.
BEMMs Fiona Evelyn DUNCANSenior Administrator, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge. For services to Higher Education.

Queen's New Year Honours 2016

HonourRecipientCitation
KtProfessor David John Cameron MACKAYRegius Professor of Engineering, Cambridge University Engineering Department. For services to Scientific Advice in Government and Science Outreach.
CBEProfessor David Alastair Standish COMPSTONProfessor of Neurology, University of Cambridge. For services to Multiple Sclerosis Treatment.
CBEAir Cmde (Retd) Martin Terry DOEL OBEChief Executive, Association of Colleges. For services to Further Education.
CBEProfessor Peter John MATTHEWS OBEChair, Natural Resources Wales. For services to Environmental Management.
OBEMr Neil Richard BENTLEYHead of Specialist Microbiology Technical Services, Public Health England. For services to Public Health.
OBEMs Lynn CHURCHMANFounding Trustee, National Numeracy. For services to Maths and Numeracy Education.
OBEDr Patricia Jane MUCAVELEHead of Nutrition, Children’s Food Trust Charity. For services to Children and Families and to charity.
OBEProfessor Helen Margaret ODELL-MILLERProfessor of Music Therapy and Director, Music Therapy Research Centre, Anglia Ruskin University. For services to Music Therapy.
OBEMrs Sally PECKFor services to the community through Education and Sport in Bedford and the Eastern Region.
OBEMr John William RAINEHead, Port Loko District Ebola Response Centre, Sierra Leone. For services to the Ebola Crisis Response in West Africa.
OBEDr Emily Fleur SHUCKBURGH
MBE
For services to Science and Public Communication of Science.
MBEDr Rachel Jane FURLEYPaediatrician, Cambridgeshire. For services to Sick and Disabled Children in the UK and Belarus.
MBEMrs Kathleen Philomena GILBERTFoster Carer, Peterborough City Council. For services to Children and Families.
MBEMr Philip John GILBERTFoster Carer, Peterborough City Council. For services to Children and Families.
MBEMr Adrian Michael KOEFor voluntary service to Young People through the Downside Fisher Youth Club, Bermondsey, London.
MBEDr Jayshree MEHTAPresident, Bharat Hindu Samaj, the Hindu Temple and Chair, Sangam Indian Women’s Association. For services to the community and Community Cohesion in Peterborough.
MBEMr Michael SEABOURNELately National Vice Chairman, Royal Military Police Association. For voluntary service to Armed Forces Personnel and their Families.
MBEMs Clare Frances SUTCLIFFEFounder and Chief Executive, Code Club. For services to Technology Education.
BEMMrs Patricia Joan EASTHOPEFor voluntary services to the community in Royston, Hertfordshire.
BEMMrs Patricia Mary GLAZEBROOKVice President, Sick Children’s Trust. For services to Sick Children and their Families in Cambridge.
BEMMr Donald HOLLANDSFor services to the community in Wimpole, Cambridgeshire.
BEMMr Anthony Paul INGLEFor voluntary and charitable services to the community in Cambridgeshire through Church Music.
BEMMrs Violet Elizabeth RAZZELLFor services to Healthcare and the community in Perry, Cambridgeshire.

Queen's Birthday Honours 2015

HonourRecipientCitation
KtProfessor Harshad Kumar Dharamshi BHADESHIA FRS FRENGTata Steel Professor of Metallurgy, University of Cambridge. For services to Science and Technology.
CBEDr John Richard BRADLEYConsultant Physician and Nephrologist, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Health Research.
CBEProfessor Christopher Aidan GILLIGANHead of Epidemiology and Modelling Group, University of Cambridge. For services to Plant Health in the field of Epidemiology.
CBEProfessor Elizabeth Anne Howlett HALLProfessor of Analytical Biotechnology, University of Cambridge and Chair, Disability Snowsports UK. For services to Higher Education and to Sport.
CBEProfessor Anthony John HOLLANDProfessor of the Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities, University of Cambridge. For services to Psychiatry.
CBEProfessor James Anthony JACKSON FRSProfessor of Active Tectonics, University of Cambridge. For services to Environmental Science.
CBEDr Andrew John McGlashan RICHARDSChairman, Ixico, Abcodia, Congenica, Novacta. For services to Investment in the Life Sciences Industry.
OBEMs Sharon Jane ALLENChief Executive Officer, Skills for Care. For services to Social Care, Homeless People and Housing.
OBEMs Roslyn Louise MORPETHChief Executive, National Extension College. For services to Further Education.
OBEMiss Judith Susan PORTRAITFor charitable services.
MBEMr Paul Anthony ARNILLFor services to Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue and to the community in Tilney, Norfolk.
MBEMiss Jill CODDINGTONFor services to Social Housing Residents and the community in Peterborough.
MBEMr Maurice John GARNERFor services to the community in Cambridgeshire.
MBEDr Megan Barbara DAVIESHead, Medical Research Council Centre, Cambridge. For services to Medical Research.
MBEMr David Alan HILLAdministrative Officer, Ministry of Defence. For services to Defence.
BEMMr John Christopher BOOCOCKFor voluntary services to the community in Barton, Cambridgeshire.
BEMMrs Glenda MEETeaching Assistant, Impington Village College, Cambridgeshire. For services to Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Queen's New Year Honours 2015

HonourRecipientCitation
CBEProfessor Graeme William Walter BARKER FBALately Disney Professor of Archaeology and Director, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge. For services to Archaeology.`
CBEMr Tim OATESGroup Director of Assessment Research and Development, Cambridge Assessment. For services to Education.
CBEProfessor Sharon Jayne PEACOCKProfessor of Clinical Microbiology, University of Cambridge. For services to Medical Microbiology.
CBEMr Michael Paul SHEFFIELDLately Group Chief Executive Officer, Kier Group plc. For services to Civil Engineering, Construction and Charitable Fundraising.
Ms Ali SMITH
CBEMs Ali SMITHWriter. For services to Literature.
OBEMrs Helen Ruth BONDFor services to the Women’s Institute and to the community in Cambridge.
OBEMrs Julie DEANECo-owner and Founder, The Cambridge Satchel Company. For services to Entrepreneurship.
OBEProfessor Iram SIRAJProfessor of Early Childhood Education, Institute of Education, University of London. For services to Education.
MBEMs Rosalind Bridget FULCHERPrison Officer, HMP Huntercombe. For services to HM Prison Service.
MBEMr Dennis Anthony HOLLANDHigher Executive Officer, Ministry of Defence. For services to Aviation Safety.
MBEMrs Lydia Helena LOPES CARDOZOPrincipal Designer, Cardozo Kindersley Workshop. For services to the Craft of Letter-cutting.
MBEMrs Lynda ROWBOTHAMHead of Legal, Royal Mencap Society. For services to People with Learning Disabilities and their Families.
MBEDr Michael Vaughan WILLIAMSLately Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. For services to Oncology.
MBEDr Jane Rata WILLIAMSONFor services to the community, particularly Young People in South Cambridgeshire.
BEMMr Timothy MEYNELLSchool Governor and Volunteer Music Teacher, Alconbury Church of England Primary School, Cambridgeshire. For services to Education.
BEMMr Trevor Llewellyn RICHARDSLately Capital Project Liaison Officer, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge. For services to Biomedical Research and the Welfare of Animals in Research