New Year Honours List 2012

Dishonourable

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Politics

The honours system is at risk of being brought into "disrepute" by rewarding wealthy individuals who donate money to political parties, the standards ...

New Year's Honours List 2012: Entertainers Honoured

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Helena Bonham Carter and Ronnie Corbett are two of the entertainers honoured in the 2012 New Year's Honours List. Helena Bonham Carter said that s...

New Year Honours List 2012: Full List Of Honoured Entertainment Figures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

The full list of honours for figures from the worlds of music, film and television is as follows: KNIGHTHOODS: Peter Lytton Bazalgette. TV Produ...

'It's A Royal Knockout!' Stuart Hall Receives OBE From The Queen (Video)

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

Stuart Hall, the sports commentator who famously presented popular TV show “It’s a Knockout” in the 1980s, is among those awarded an OBE on the ...

Former Prisoner And Property Tycoon Awarded CBE In New Year Honours List

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

It is rare to see a former prisoner bestowed with a New Year Honour - but property tycoon Gerald Ronson has bucked the trend. The 72-year-old, who ...

'Honour Killing' Probe Officer Receives Queen's Police Medal

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

A senior police officer who led a complex investigation into an "honour killing" said today it was a "massive honour - in the true sense of the word" ...

Cousin Of Damilola Taylor's Killers Awarded OBE

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

A former drug-dealing gang member and cousin of schoolboy Damilola Taylor's killers is being honoured with an OBE after turning his life around. Ch...

New Year Honours List 2012: Full List Of Honoured Cultural Figures

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2011 | Home

The full list of honours for figures from the worlds of literature, culture and the arts is as follows: KNIGHTHOODS Peter Lytton Bazalgette....

New Year's Honours List 2012: Cultural Figures Honoured

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.12.2011 | Home

Clive James (MBE), poet Geoffrey Hill (KBE) and children's author Penelope Lively (DBE) are among the cultural figures named in the New Year's Honours...

Knighthoods For Roger Gale And Bob Russell

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Politics

Roger Gale and Bob Russell have been knighted by Queen, in what must be their greatest achievement since winning the Westminster "Dog of the Year" com...

New Year Honours List 2012: Awardees Announced (Photos)

Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

The New Year Honours List 2012 includes figures from the worlds of entertainment, sport, business, politics and culture as well Britain's local heroes...