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Honours Recipients

Shropshire Honours



Many people across Shropshire dedicate their lives to forging new ways ahead in business, protecting the area’s heritage, lighting up the arts, and supporting their communities.


The following have seen their dedication rewarded at the highest level with an honour:



New Year Honours 2022



Mr. Matthew Lanham For services to Neuro Muscular Conditions


Ms. Edwina Jayne LangleyFor services to Birmingham City Council

Ms. Susan Lesley Mann For services to Planning

Mr. Selby MartinFor services to the community and rural England

Ms. Christine Simmons For services to adults with learning difficulties during Covid

Mr. Oliver Townend For services to equestrianism

Professor Anthony Ward For services to rehabilitation medicine and people with disabilities


Rev. Wayne Davies For services to the community

Mr. Rabinder Singh Dhami For services to Fire and Rescue

Mrs. Nesta Hill Services to the community

Rev. Keith Osmond-Smith For services to the community

Miss Karen Sawbridge For services to grassroots Rugby Union Football and to the community


Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2022


12r Packaging For Innnovation in Trade

Stallion AI For Innovation in Trade

Jesmonite Ltd For International Trade

Derwen College and Derwen College Charity For Promoting Opportunity





Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2021 

Reconomy (Uk) Ltd  For Innovation in Trade 

Aviramp Ltd  For International Trade for Outstanding Short Term Growth in overseas sales

Scanning Pens Ltd  For International Trade for Outstanding Short Term Growth in overseas sales

Landau Ltd  For Promoting Opportunity


Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021


Air Vice-Marshal James CBE, DL (retired)



Mr Roger Eaton For Charitable and Voluntary Services

Ms. Eleanor Alberga For services to Music


Dr Martin Allen For Services to the NHS particularly during Covid 19
Lady Susan Hill-Trevor
For Services Healthcare Charities
Mr Alan Olver
For Services to Homeless People
Mr Glen Perkins
For services to the community of Shropshire
Mr Peter Williams
For services to Sufferers of Multiple Sclerosis
Mr Jay Blades
For services to Craft


Mr Trevor Bate For services to the community of Telford & Wrekin during Covid 19

Ms. Amanda Medlyn  For services to the community in Albrighton

Mr Nigel Dugmore For services to Pharmacy and the community during Covid 19

Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2021

Shrewsbury Drapers Company

Shrewsbury Food Hub

Bright Star Boxing Academy

The Red House Community Centre (run by Albrighton  Village Hall’s Trust)


New Year’s Honours 2021



Teresa Clarke  For services to improving outcomes for care leavers


Lynne Bradley For services to Plant Health

    Alan Charles Cowdale  for services to Defence




Elizabeth Clarke For her work as Director, Lead Nurse, Adult Critical Care and Major Trauma operational Delivery Networks, Cheshire & Merseyside

Halima Cassell For services to Art

John Kirkpatrick For services to Folk Music

Kelda Wood For services to charity

Roland Wycherley For services to the community in Shrewsbury


Mrs June Walker  For services to the economy through the pandemic

Mr & Mrs David English For their services to Social Care through the pandemic



Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2020

I2r Packaging Solutions Ltd, Telford  For outstanding achievement in International Trade 

Grainger and Worrall Ltd, Bridgnorth  For Innovation in Trade 



Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020


Denise Blake-Roberts For services to heritage

Dr Derek Farrell For services to Psychology

Professor Mark Timothy O’shea For services to Higher Education, Zoology, Reptile Conservation and Snakebite Research

Gareth James Smith For services to children and young people during covid-19

Martin William Yates For services to Worldskills competition 


 Margaret Maureen Hamer For services to the community in Church Stretton

 Elizabeth Frances Lewis For services to the community in Church Stretton

 Sufu Miah For services to the community in Oswestry



Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2020

Community Education in Death Awareness & Resources (CEDAR)

Foodbank PLUS (Barnabas Community Projects)

Friends of Telford Town Park 

Newport and District Agricultural Society

The Shrewsbury Ark



Queen’s New Year Honours 2020


Sir Keith Thomas  For Services to the study of history


Emma Jones For services to Small Business and Entrepreneurs 


Andrew Jowett For services to education in Zambia


Georgina Gibbons For services to education in Shropshire




Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2019

Protolabs Ltd, Telford For outstanding achievement in International Trade 



Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019


Rachel Clacher For services to business and disadvantaged young people


Alan Yates For services to housing


Lorraine Campbell For services to young victims and witnesses

Nicola Daniels For services to S. Shropshire community

Peter Reddin For services to gymnastics


Valerie Collard  For services to children and charity

John Minor For services to community support and cohesion




Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2019

Forge Urban Revival  For outstanding and inspiring social care.

Getting Older Adults on Line (GOAL) For helping senior people get on-line.

Shropshire War Memorials Assoc For work on war memorials



Queen’s New Year Honours


Wendy Nicholson For services to nursing for children and young people



Charles Pearson – services to policing

Joan Kerry For services to the community of Clun

Bill Bowen  For services to the community of Oswestry