New Years Honours List

PICS: Katherine Awarded OBE

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Classical singer Katherine Jenkins has received her OBE in an official ceremony at Buckingham Palace. Katherine was officially made an OBE, Order ...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Merry new year! And welcome to the new-look Funny Tweets Of The Week for 2014 - now streamlined for your viewing pleasure. From New Year's Eve to N...

Actor McGregor Made OBE Ewan Kenobi

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ewan McGregor, who was made an OBE in the New Year's honours, shot to international fame in 1996 with his role as heroin addict Renton in cult hit 'Tr...

Man Who Presided Over Collapse Of Northern Rock Given A Knighthood

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK

In a move bound to stoke controversy, the man blamed by politicians for the being "asleep at the wheel" in the build up to the collapse of Northern Ro...

Cherie Blair Gets CBE For Charity Work

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Politics

Cherie Blair was awarded the CBE in the New Year Honours for her services to women's issues and charity. Mrs Blair, 58, has used the prominence she...

'Quite A Nice 80th Birthday Present'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2012 | Home

Illustrator Quentin Blake has received a knighthood. The artist has delighted generations with his work and is particularly well-known for his draw...

Kate Bush Hits New Heights With CBE

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Kate Bush, one of the most distinctive singers and songwriters of her generation, said it was a "great surprise" to be awarded a CBE for her services ...

'The Proudest Moment' Of Louis Smith's Life

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' champion and Olympic medallist Louis Smith described his MBE as "without a doubt the proudest moment of my life". The silve...

Wiggo And Team GB Heroes Knighted In New Year's Honours List

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Sport

Bradley Wiggins, Britain's first ever Tour de France winner and London 2012 Olympic gold medalist, has been knighted in the 2013 New Year Honours. ...

Arise Sir Wiggo? But Would Bradley Still A Knighthood Into His Drawer?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Sport

Bradley Wiggins is set to lead the list of Olympic and Paralympic heroes in the Queen's New Year's honours list, however the Tour de France winner's r...

CBE Expected For Veteran Funnyman

WENN | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Veteran funnyman Ronnie Corbett is to receive a Commander of the Order of the British Empire medal (CBE) in Queen Elizabeth II's New Year's Honours li...