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St James’s Palace, London S.W.1.

3rd September 2021

THE QUEEN has been graciously pleased, on the occasion of the Celebration of Her Majesty’s Birthday, to approve the award of the British Empire Medal (Civil Division) to the undermentioned:


(Civil Division)


Kathleen Anne FORSYTH. For services to the Northamptonshire Festival of Dance.

(To be dated 22 August 2020)


Supplement No. 1 to The London Gazette dated 12 June 2020 (No. 63377)


Page B2

Antonio Mota De Sousa HORTA-OSORIO to read Antonio Mota De Sousa HORTA-OSORIO lately Chief Executive Officer, Lloyds Banking Group. For services to Financial Services and voluntary services to Mental Healthcare and to Culture.


Page B3 – C.B. (Civil Division)

Neil William COULING, C.B.E. to read Neil William COULING, C.B.E. Director General, Change and Resilience Group and Senior Responsible Officer, Universal Credit, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to Universal Credit.

Andrew Graham McCORMICK to read Dr. Andrew Graham McCORMICK, Director General, International Relations, Northern Ireland Executive. For Public Service.


Page B9 – C.B.E. (Civil Division)

Lee JOHN-CHARLES to read Lee JOHN-CHARLES, Head of Home Office and Immigration Division, Litigation Group, Government Legal Department. For services to the Law.

Page B10 – C.B.E. (Civil Division)

Professor Amanda Penelope SUNDERLAND to read Amanda Penelope SUNDERLAND, lately Chief Nurse, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. For services to Nursing.

Michael Alexander Frederik DES TOMBE to read Michael Alexander Frederik Des TOMBE, Deputy Director, Government Legal Department. For Public Service.

Page B11 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Alison Kay BROWN to read Colonel (Retd) Alison Kay BROWN, Vice President and Chair of Trustees, the Women’s Royal Army Corps Association. For voluntary service to Veterans.

Hilary CARTY to read Hilary BING-PAPPOE (Hilary Carty), Director Clore Leadership. For services to Leadership Development in the Cultural and Creative Industries.

Professor Mark EMBERTON to read Professor Mark EMBERTON, Professor of Interventional Oncology, University College London. For services to Prostate Cancer Research.

Page B12 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Ronald Moncreiff FOREMAN to read Ronald Moncrieff FOREMAN. For services to the Economy in Northern Ireland.

Roland Alexander ILUBE to read Roland Alexander ILUBE, Vice President, Finance Marketing, Downstream, Shell UK. For services to Diversity and Inclusion.

Professor Helen JAMES to read Professor Helen JAMES, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Canterbury Christ Church University. For services to Higher Education.

Javed Akhter KHAN to read Javed Akhter KHAN, Chief Executive Officer, Barnardo’s. For services to Young People and to Education.

Page B13 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Dr. Ellen BROOKS-POLLOCK to read Dr. Ellen BROOKS-POLLOCK, Senior Lecturer, Disease Modelling and Veterinary Public Health, University of Bristol. For services to the Scientific Pandemic Influenza Group on SPI-M and SAGE during the Covid-19 Response.

Page B14 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Professor Rebecca Julia SHIPLEY to read Professor Rebecca Julia SHIPLEY, Professor, Healthcare Engineering, University College London. For services to the Development of the Continuous Positive Airways Pressure Device during the Pandemic both Nationally and Internationally.

Page B15 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Arif Mohuiddin AHMED to read Arif Mohiuddin AHMED, Reader, Cambridge University. For services to Education.

Dr. John ALEXANDER to read Dr. John ALEXANDER, Consultant Paediatric Intensive Care, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust. For services to Critically Ill Children and Young People.

Dr. Afaf Abdrabou ALY to read Afaf Abdrabou ALY, Chair, Egyptian Society of Northern Ireland. For services to UK-Egypt Relations and Anti-racism in Northern Ireland.

Page B16 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Dr. Teresa Mary BRIDGEMAN to read Dr. Teresa Mary BRIDGEMAN. For services to Flood Preparations.

Graham John BROGDEN to read Graham John BROGDEN. For services to Flood Prevention and Resilience.

Elizabeth Anne BUTTERFIELD to read Elizabeth Anne BUTTERFIELD, Deputy Governor, Church Lads and Church Girls Brigade. For services to Young People.

Elizabeth CARR to read Elizabeth CARR, Founder, Planet Patrol. For services to Environmental Activism and Charity.

Sophie Tendai CHANDAUKA to read Sophie Tendai CHANDAUKA, Corporate Finance Lawyer, Entrepreneur, Co-founder, Black British Business Awards. For services to Diversity in Business.

Allan James CLAYTON to read Allan James CLAYTON, Opera Singer. For services to Opera.

Dr. Maurice Hugh Joseph CONLON to read Dr. Maurice Hugh Joseph CONLON, National Professional Standards Lead and Clinical Advisor to NHS England and NHS Improvement; and GP Partner, Ridgacre Medical Centres. For services to Health during Covid-19.

Dr. Anne Lesley CONNOLLY to read Dr. Anne Lesley CONNOLLY, General Practitioner, Bevan Healthcare. For services to Primary Care Women's Healthcare in Bradford.

Page B17 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Daniel Anthony CORR to read Daniel Anthony CORR. For voluntary services in Northern Ireland.

Anne Christine COX to read Anne Christine COX, Campaigner, UK NHS Organ Donor Register. For services to Organ Donation.

Colonel (Retd) Patrick Timothy CROWLEY, D.L. to read Colonel (Retd) Patrick Timothy CROWLEY, D.L., Deputy Colonel, The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment, and Chief Executive Officer, South East Reserve Forces and Cadets Association. For voluntary service to the Armed Forces and to Military Heritage.

Peter Anthony CULLIMORE to read Peter Anthony CULLIMORE. For charitable services to the community in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire.

Raymond Thomas DAINTON to read Raymond Thomas DAINTON, Fundraiser, Special Schools in Bolton. For services to Children with Special Educational Needs.

Page B18 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Ursula Marie GALLAGHER to read Ursula Maire GALLAGHER, lately Deputy Chief Inspector, Care Quality Commission. For services to Healthcare, Patient Safety and Healthcare Education.

Lisa Marilyn GOODWIN to read Lisa Marilyn GOODWIN, Chief Executive, Connected Voice. For services to Vulnerable People during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Aida HAUGHTON to read Aida HAUGHTON, Housing Support Administrator, YMCA North Staffordshire. For services to Remembering Srebrenica.

Page B19 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Dr. Jerry HILL to read Dr. Jerry HILL, Chief Medical Adviser, British Horseracing Authority. For services to British Horseracing during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Philippa Jane HUGHES to read Philippa Jane HUGHES, Founder, Carriage Driving and Founding Member, Wyfold Riding for the Disabled. For services to People with Disabilities.

Beverley Anne HUMPHREYS to read Beverley Anne HUMPHREYS, D.L., Broadcaster, BBC Radio Wales. For services to Community Cohesion and to Broadcasting.

Page B20 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Allyson Jane KERESEY to read Allyson Jane KERESEY, Head of Senior Caseworker Team, Mental Health First Aider, UK Visas and Immigration, Home Office. For services to Refugees, to Mental Health and to the community in Croydon.

Gavin Stuart KIBBLE to read Gavin Stuart KIBBLE. For services to the community in Coventry particularly during Covid-19.

Deirdre Mary LEACH to read Deirdre Mary LEACH, Co-founder, Making Connections, H.M. Prison Send. For services to Prisoners.

Professor Margaret Johnston LOW to read Professor Margaret Johnston LOW, Professor, University of Warwick. For services to Public Engagement and Widening Participation.

Page 21 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Dr. Murthy Lakshmi Narayana MOTUPALLI to read Dr. Murthy Lakshmi Narayana MOTUPALLI, General Practitioner, NHS East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group. For services to Education, Training and Support for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Doctors and to General Practice.

Sarah-Jane MUKHERJEE to read Sarah-Jane MUKHERJEE (Sarah Mukherjee). For services to British Agriculture and to Farmer Wellbeing.

Rowhi Mahmoud NEMER to read Rowhi Mahmood NEMER, Owner, CamCab. For services to Front-Line NHS Workers and the community during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Kelly PIERCE-NERGAARD to read Kelly PIERCE-NERGAARD, lately Midwifery Matron for Public Health and Education, West Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. For services to the NHS particularly during Covid-19.

Page B22 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Captain Georgina Elizabeth CARLO-PAAT to read Captain Georgina Elizabeth CARLO-PAAT, Ilfracombe Harbour Master. For services to Promoting the Role of Women at Sea.

Victoria Ann PHIPPS to read Victoria Ann PHIPPS, Co-founder, D-Day Revisited. For services to Veterans and the Commemoration of the Second World War.

Helen Kathryn RICHARDSON to read Helen Kathryn RICHARDSON, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Workpays Ltd. For services to Young People especially during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Page B23 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Gillian SCOTT to read Gillian SCOTT, lately Macmillan Prison Lead for Palliative and End of Life Care, County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Palliative and End of Life Care.

Professor Bridget Mary SHIELD to read Professor Bridget Mary SHIELD (Bridget Mary West), Acoustic Engineer. For services to Acoustics Science and to Inclusion in Science and Engineering.

Dr. Thushantha de SILVA to read Dr. Thushantha de SILVA, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases, University of Sheffield. For services to Covid-19 Research.


Page B28 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Blanche Louise BACK to read Blanche Louise BACK, Residential Care Manager, Blind Veterans UK. For services to Visually Impaired Ex-Service Men and Women during Covid-19.

Harpreet BAINS to read Harpreet BAINS. For services to the community in the London Borough of Ealing during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Keith BANKS to read Keith BANKS, lately Head of Security, Imperial War Museum. For services to the Imperial War Museum.

Page B29 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Paul BRINDLEY to read Paul BRINDLEY, Councillor, Tamworth Borough Council. For services to the community in Tamworth, Staffordshire and to Covid-19 response projects.

Keira Abigail BYLAND to read Kiera Abigail BYLAND. For services to Sport.

Shirley CLARK to read Shirley CLARK, lately Trustee and Secretary, Neuroblastoma UK. For services to People with Neuroblastoma.

Nathan James CLARKE to read Nathan James CLARKE, Founder, South Cheshire Amateur Boxing Club. For services to Sport and to the community in South Cheshire.

Carol COCKBURN to read Carol Agnes COCKBURN, Councillor, Farnham Town Council and Lead Volunteer, Farnham Neighbourhood Plan and Design Statement. For services to Local Government and to the community in Farnham.

Angela DUKES to read Angela Mary DUKES, Site Staff, Watford Grammar School for Boys, Hertfordshire. For services to Education.

Christopher EDWARDS to read Christopher EDWARDS. For services to Learning Disabilities Cricket.

Page B30 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Gloria June EVANS to read Gloria June EVANS, Councillor, Harworth and Bircotes Town Council. For services to the community in Harworth and Bircotes, South Yorkshire.

Irene Jane FALOON to read Irene Jane FALOON. For services to the community in Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland through Barnardo's.

Thomas HERBERT to read Thomas HERBERT. For services to the Provision of Chemotherapy Services in East Dunbartonshire and to the purchasing for Universities.

Eira HEYWOOD to read Eira Margaret HEYWOOD, Co-founder and Trustee, Bolton Adult Autism Support. For services to families impacted by Autism and associated Mental Health conditions.

Graham HEYWOOD to read Harold Graham HEYWOOD, Co- Founder and Trustee, Bolton Adult Autism Support. For services to families impacted by Autism and associated Mental Health conditions.

Page B31 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Julie LAWSON to read Julie LAWSON, Customer Services Adviser, Personal Tax Operations, H.M. Revenue and Customs. For Voluntary and Charitable services.

Rosemary Anne LEY to read Rosemary Ann LEY. For services to Building Safety.

Dr. Stephen MACVICAR to read Dr. Stephen MACVICAR, Chair, Seiriol Alliance and Founding Member, Seiriol Good Turn Scheme. For voluntary services to Vulnerable People in Wales.

Rhys Andrew MALLOWS to read Rhys Andrew MALLOWS, Managing Director, Hensol Castle Distillery. For services to the NHS and to Key Workers during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Page B32 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Brenda McCUTCHEON to read Brenda McCUTCHEON, Sewing Teacher, Newcastle Adult Education. For services to Adult Education.

Andrew Peter MORGAN to read Andrew Peter MORGAN, Visits Officer and Water Safety Volunteer at Royal National Lifeboat Institution, Shoreham Lifeboat Station. For services to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.

Adama Louise NEWLOVE to read Adama Louise NEWLOVE (Aly Newlove), Policy Adviser, Cabinet Office. For services to Exiting the EU.

Chloëe Simone NEWMAN to read Chloë Simone NEWMAN. For services to the Manufacturing of PPE in Tenterden, Kent during Covid-19.

Joyce OBASEKI to read Joyce OBASEKI, Founder, Grant A Smile. For services to Vulnerable People and to the community in Loughton especially during Covid-19.

Dr. Karen Elizabeth PARKER to read Dr. Karen Elizabeth PARKER. Flood and Coastal Risk Management Adviser, Environment Agency. For services to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.

Page B33 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Nicholas William PENNY to read Nicholas William PENNY. For services to the community in Coleford, Gloucestershire during Covid-19.

Katharine Hazel PORTER to read Katharine Hazel PORTER. For services to the community in the London Borough of Islington during Covid-19.

Claire Louise PROSSER to read Dr. Claire Louise PROSSER, Founder, Spectropolis. For services to Children and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their Families.

Steven RAY to read Steven RAY. For services to the community in Lutterworth, Leicestershire during Covid-19.

Nikhil SANTOS to read Nikhil SANTOS, Catering Manager, St Mary's University, Twickenham. For services to Higher Education.

Simon SCAMMELL to read Simon Peter SCAMMELL, Head Sailmaker, Suffolk Sails. For services to Front-Line Health Workers throughout the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Monica SHARP to read Monica SHARP, Royal National Lifeboat Institution, Central London Committee Member, Fundraising Branch. For services to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.

Helen Wendy SIMMONDS to read Helen Wendy SIMMONS, Manager, Lakeside Nursing Home, Cardiff. For services to Older People.

Philip Jonathan SMALL to read Philip Jonathan SMALL. For services to Hospitality, to Vulnerable People and to Charity in London during Covid-19.

Page 34 – B.E.M. (Civil Division)

Sharon Rosemary SMITH to read Sharon Rosemary SMITH. For services to the Girls' Brigade and to the community in Whiterock, West Belfast.

Barbara SWINN to read Barbara SWINN. For services to Explore York Library and Archive Service and to the community in York.

Thomas Lincoln THOMAS to read Thomas Lincoln THOMAS, Primary School Gardener. For services to Education, Horticulture and to the community in Maryburgh, Highland.

Reha Begum ULLAH to read Reha Begum ULLAH, Trustee, Muslimah Sports Association. For services to Sport.

Daksha VARSANI to read Daksha VARSANI. For services to the community in London during Covid-19.

Melanie Ann WALKER to read Melanie Ann WALKER. For services to the community in Allonby, Cumbria, during Covid-19.

Jeremy Huw WILLIAMS to read Dr. Jeremy Huw WILLIAMS, Opera Singer. For services to Music.

Colin WONG to read Colin WONG, Senior Professional Tutor in Education and Faculty Senior Academic Adviser, Primary Teacher Education, Liverpool Hope University. For services to Education.


Supplement No. 1 to The London Gazette dated 31 December 2020 (No. 63218)


Page N9 – C.B.E. (Civil Division)

His Honour Philip SYCAMORE to read His Honours Phillip SYCAMORRE, lately Circuit Judge and Tribunal Chamber President and Senior Commissioner, Judicial Appointments Commission. For public service.

Page N12 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Gavin EDGERLEY-HARRIS to read Gavin John EDGERLEY-HARRIS, Director, Gurkha Museum. For services to Gurkha and Military Heritage.

Page N14 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Philipa Maria SPENCER to read Phillippa Maria SPENCER, Senior Principal Statistician, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory. For services to Defence, particularly during the Covid-19 Response.

Page N15 – O.B.E. (Civil Division)

Frances Mary Alexandra WOOLEY to read Frances Mary Alexandra WOOLLEY, lately General Counsel, Ofcom. For services to the Public Sector and Communications Regulation.

Page N21 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Duncan Ferguson McDONALD to read Duncan Ferguson MacDONALD. For services to Scottish Traditional Music.


Supplement No. 1 to The London Gazette dated 10 October 2020 (No. 63135)


Page B24 – O.B.E. (Civil Division – Diplomatic Service and Overseas List)

Philip Steven HOPER to read Philip Steven HOPER, M.B.E. (Mil.), Head, Special Projects Team, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. For services to National Security.


Page B25 – Bar to the British Empire Medal (Civil Division)

Harold John BURKHILL to read Harold John BURKILL B.E.M. For services to Macmillan Cancer Support.


Supplement No. 6 to The London Gazette dated 10 October 2020 (No. 63140)


Page B58 – M.B.E. (Civil Division)

Timothy MATHEWS to read Timothy MATTHEWS. For services to the National Judiciary in the Solomon Islands.


Supplement No. 8 to The London Gazette dated 10 October 2020 (No. 63142)


Page B73 – B.E.M.

Halle ETHRIDGE to read Hayley ETHERIDGE, Project Coordinator, Diverse FM. For services to Radio Broadcasting and to Young People during Covid-19.