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King’s New Year’s Honours for seven Shropshire residents

Shropshire Honours

King’s New Year’s Honours for seven Shropshire residents

The Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire, Mrs  Anna Turner is delighted that seven individuals from Shropshire have been recognised in the King’s New Year’s Honours list. She said “it is a very proud moment for our county that so many Shropshire Citizens have been recognised for their contributions to Education, Sport  and to our community and I would like to congratulate them all for their efforts”.

The list of Shropshire recipients are as follows.

Members of the Order of the British Empire – MBE


For Services to Education

Dr Gillian Mary EATOUGH – Bridgnorth

Lately Chief Executive Officer, Learning Community Trust. For services to Education 

Ian James Donald SHARP – Market Drayton

Lately Captain, 6th Wolverhampton Boys’ Brigade. For services to Young People in Wolverhampton

Medallists of the Order of the British Empire -BEM

Olive ARNOLD -Whitchurch

For services to the community in Bronington, Shropshire

Mabel Elsie FINNIGAN – Telford

County Captain, Shropshire Ladies Bowls Team. For services to Bowls

Richard Charles FOWLER – Oswestry

Library Lead, Harbury Community Library, Warwickshire. For services to Libraries

Paul RUSHWORTH – Shrewsbury

Founder, Professionals with Alzheimer’s. For services to Charity