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Northern Ireland new year's honours list in full

Eamonn Holmes has been awarded an OBE

Knighthood:

Dr William Thompson Wright. Founder, Wrightbus Ltd. Services to economy and bus industry. (Antrim)

Order of the Bath:

Nicholas Proctor Perry. Services to criminal justice system. (Down)

CBE

Prof Norman David Black. Services to higher education, science and voluntary sector. (Antrim)

Prof Richard Ludlow English. Pro-Vice Chancellor, QUB. Services to understanding of modern day terrorism and political history. (Belfast)

Andrew Melvin Hamilton. Services to government and charity. (Armagh)

OBE

David Alexander Canning. Services to children, young people and education. (Strabane)

Robert John (Jack) Dobson. Group executive director, Dunbia (NI) Ltd, consultant, Cranswick Ltd. Services to economic development. (Tyrone)

Ellvena Graham. Chair, Northern Ireland Economic Advisory Group. Services to economy and advancement of women in business. (Down)

Eamonn Holmes. Services to broadcasting. (Surrey)

Olive Mary Maybin. NI Civil Service. Public service. (Antrim)

Grace Foster Nesbitt. Department of Finance. Services to government and voluntary and charitable services. (Antrim)

William John Priestley. Services to criminal justice. (Derry)

Rhona Mary Quinn. Services to construction industry and community. (Tyrone)

MBE

Elizabeth Rachel Atkinson. Cancer specialist nurse, Cancer Focus NI. Services to cancer patients and families. (Belfast)

Philip Andrew Batt. Services to community safety. (Down)

William Alexander Beckett. Services to the voluntary sector and sport. (Ballymoney)

Robert George Black. District chairman, Royal British Legion. Services to ex-service personnel and families. (Derry)

Jayne Brady. Services to economic development. (Belfast)

Cynthia Louise Hart Cherry, JP. Services to community and charitable fundraising. (Antrim)

Mary Barbara Collen. Volunteer, Young Witness Service, NSPCC. Services to children and young people. (Armagh)

George Edward Colligan. Services to museums. (Belfast)

Christine Rosemary Collins. NI Rare Disease Partnership. Services to people with rare diseases. (Newtownards)

Michael John Doherty. Services to community cohesion.

Michael William Graham. Formerly PSNI. Services to policing and community. (Belfast)

Ruth Graham. Services to disabled and bereaved children.

Florence Harper. Services to Cardiology. (Omagh)

Jonathan Heggarty. Belfast Metropolitan College. Services to further education. (Carrickfergus)

Kenneth Malcolm Hewitt. Services to cross-community relations. (Derry).

John Martin Hughes. Ryobi Aluminium Castings. Services to economic development. (Belfast)

Elizabeth Anne Johnston. Voluntary service to community. (Donaghadee)

Mohammad Yaqub Joya. Services to army and Muslim community. (Down)

Ivy Agnes Lee. Services to Girlguiding. (Belfast)

Margaret Patricia Martin. Voluntary service to road safety. (Newtownabbey)

Linda Jane McAuley. BBC Radio Ulster. Services to consumers.

Thomas Adrian McAuley. Services to first aid and healthcare. (Derry)

Thomas Celestine McBride. South West College. Services to further education. (Plumbridge)

Hazel Roberta McCready. Services to disabled ex-police officers.

Jennifer Meakin. Services to children with disabilities - sport. (Belfast)

Garry Millar. PSNI. Services to policing and community.

Henry Joseph Moore, TD. Support of NI peace process. (Down)

Michael Cecil Moss. Services to golf tourism and charity. (Derry)

Alison Moth. Services to education. (Belfast)

Kenneth John Nelson. LEDCOM. Services to economic development and voluntary sector. (Ballyclare)

David George Openshaw. Services to music. (Bangor)

Gerard Patrick Parr. Services to developing telecoms infrastructure in Northern Ireland. (Norwich)

Stephen Philip Prenter. Services to arts, business and education. (Belfast)

Margaret Ann Shields. MoD. Services to defence. (Down)

Jeffrey Douglas Reginald Smith. Ards Peninsula First Responders Group. Services to health. (Newtownards)

Anne Amelia Manson Wallace. Department for Communities. Services to NI Civil Service. (Newtownards)

Verena Lesley Wallace. Midwife. Services to midwifery. (Belfast)

William John Allen Watson. Services to cycling. (Bangor)

Jacqueline Frances Williamson. Kinship Care NI. Services to carers and children. (Derry)

George Richard Douglas. The Royal Irish Regiment Army Reserve.

British Empire Medal

Thomas Allen. Services to community in Donemana, Co Tyrone.

Peter Baillie. MoD. Services to defence and veterans. (Belfast)

Jack Alexander Erwin Beattie. Services to development of sport. (Lisburn)

James Bell. Services to farming community. (Castlewellan)

Margaret Cahoon. Knockloughrim Primary School, Magherafelt. Services to education.

Gayle Luett Carson. NI Custody Visitor Scheme. Services to prisoner welfare and charity. (Antrim)

Samuel Frederick Erskine (Ricky) Caruth. Services to rowing. (Holywood)

Stephen Chapman. Services to music. (Hillsborough)

Jonathan Victor Cooke. Services to cross community relations through sport. (Whitehead)

Dawn Ruth Davis. NIEA. Voluntary services through the Samaritans. (Belfast)

Elizabeth Gabrielle Deans. Voluntary service to Western Health and Social Care Trust.

Watch Cdr David Denvir. NIFRS. Services to fire safety. (Newtownards)

Theresa Mary Douglas. PSNI. Services to policing and community. (Belfast)

Hazel Valerie Drummond. Services to music

Thomas Wallace Elder. Services to community in Ahoghill, Co Antrim.

James Andrew Emery. Voluntary service to Boys Brigade and community. (Castlederg)

Robert Fisher. Services to NIPS Pipes and Drums Band

William James Keith Fleming. Services to young people through Church Lads and Church Girls Brigades and Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme. (Lisburn)

Mary Bernadette Glass. Services to nursing and community. (Maghera)

Philip Colin Kyle. Services to young people and community. (Tyrone)

John Madden. Roddensvale School. Services to community. (Antrim)

Norman Mawhinney. Services to running and community. (Comber)

Margaret Patricia McDonald. Services to young people through Dunmurry Girls Brigade and community. (Lisburn)

Barbara McKinley. Ulster Orchestra. Services to culture. (Newtownabbey)

Selma Anne McMullan. Services to young people through Girls Brigade, Ballycastle, Co Antrim.

Jeanette McMurray. PSNI. Services to policing and community. (Belfast)

Iris Phoebe McSwigin. Services to charity and community relations. (Fivemiletown)

Lucia Quinney Mee. Services to promoting public awareness about organ donation. (Ballycastle)

William David Alexander Mitchell. Services to community. (Down)

Rachel Morrison. Services to community. (Portstewart)

Peter Francis Mulligan. Services to archery and the arts. (Banbridge)

Elizabeth Mary (Elma) Nelson. Services to the community. (Maguiresbridge)

Ernest O'Hara. Services to agriculture and community. (Ballymena)

Rebekah Mary Olphert. Ballymena Chamber Orchestra. Services to music. (Ballymena)

Hugh Raymond Phillips. Services to gymnastics. (Bangor)

Avril Pollock. Services to community in Strabane, Co Tyrone. (Derry)

Samuel Pollock. Services to community. (Down)

Patrick Joseph Prunty. Services to the Lough Neagh Rescue Service. (Portadown)

Robert Ramsey. Services to schools and youth football. (Derry)

Robert John Savage. Southern Regional College, Greenbank Campus. Services to further education. (Newry)

Thomas Richard Scott. Voluntary service to Ulster Special Constabulary Association.

Daryl Jon Simpson. Services to community relations and peace and reconciliation. (Tyrone)

Amy Margaret Smyton. Services to local government and community. (Omagh)

Susan Spence. Voluntary service to rugby. (Derry)

Eileen Thelma Strange. Voluntary service to Seven Towers Male Voice Choir. (Ballymena)

Robert James Hamilton Thornberry. Services to young people through Boys Brigade. (Cookstown)

Lillian Thornton. Services to local government and community. (Kinawley)

John Samuel Wilson. Services to community in Newtownstewart.

Queen's Police Medal

Superintendent Alywin John Barton. PSNI

Detective Inspector Jeremy Thomas McFarland. PSNI

Knight Commander of Royal Victorian Order

Denis Fitzgerald Desmond. Lord-Lieutenant of Co Derry.

Commander of Royal Victorian Order

Joan Christie. Lord-Lieutenant of Co Antrim.

Member of Royal Victorian Order

Evelyn Margaret Beattie. Formerly Clerk to Lieutenancy of Co Armagh.

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