New Years Honours

David Cameron's Barber Becomes Member Of The British Empire

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Amid recent accusations of cronyism in the New Year’s honours list, it emerged on Monday that David Cameron’s hairdresser, the man who ‘styles...

Which Of Dave's Pals Have Just Got Gongs?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Apprentice star Karren Brady and Ian Cheshire, boss of the DIY giant, both advisers to David Cameron, lead the businesspeople who have received honour...

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...

'God Particle' Professor Higgs Receives Honour

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Tech

Professor Peter Higgs, who gave his name to the "God particle", which scientists may have discovered this year, has been made a Companion of Honour. ...

Ronnie Remembers Loved Ones As He Collects CBE

PA | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Comedian Ronnie Corbett spoke of his delight at receiving the CBE from the Queen at Buckingham Palace today. The veteran comic admired his medal - ...

Ronnie's Shock Collapse

WENN | Posted 10.03.2012 | Home

Funnyman Ronnie Corbett kicked off 2012 in a hospital bed after collapsing on New Year's Day as he celebrated his inclusion on the Queen's Honours lis...

Liveblog of the New Year's Honours List 2012

thesophie | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK Comedy
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As rumoured, Ronnie Corbett gets a CBE for more than five decades work in entertainment. That's a one-up on his late comedy partner. Presumably, Ronnie Barker only got an OBE because he didn't hit the big five-oh. Everyone knows the Queen loves a golden anniversary. At least we'll avoid the 'It's Good Knight From Him' headlines.