New Year Honours

It was a seismic year for British politics, but none of the prominent figures involved in the successful campaign to quit
Hundreds of people are recognised every year in the New Year’s Honours list, but not everyone is so eager to welcome the
Scores of people have turned down an honour and some have even thought twice and returned them years after making a trip
So it's: Sir Andy Murray, Sir Mo Farah and Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill.
Women outnumber men on the New Year’s Honours List, making up more than half of the total recipients. Senior awards include
Britain’s Olympic heroes have dominated the New Year’s Honours list after the record haul at the summer Games in Rio. Andy