Cameron’s honours in full: Nods for George Osborne and Samantha’s stylist

David Cameron, whose resignation honours list reveals a "serious type of very British corruption", his former policy guru has said.
David Cameron, whose resignation honours list reveals a "serious type of very British corruption", his former policy guru has said.
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A NUMBER of Conservative MPs including former chancellor George Osborne, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon and Patrick McLoughlin are all to receive honours.

Craig Oliver, director of communications at Number 10 under David Cameron, and Andrew Cook, the former treasurer of the Conservatives, have also been recognised in the list.

The revelation comes after mounting criticism that Mr Cameron used his resignation honours to reward his political allies.

The full list, which was published on Thursday evening, also confirms that Samantha Cameron’s stylist Isabel Spearman will receive an OBE for political and public service.

Some 46 people have been included in the honours list, which also states that Will Straw, executive director of the Britain Stronger in Europe campaign which led the failed campaign against leaving the EU, will get a CBE for political and public service.

Helen Bower-Easton, the Prime Minister’s spokeswoman, will also receive a CBE while Mr Cameron’s former speechwriter Julian Glover will get an OBE as will Alan Sendorek, Mr Cameron’s former head of political press.

Mr Cameron’s honours list, which was leaked to the Sunday Times, has reignited the row over whether the honours should be used to reward political loyalty.

Opposition MPs have called for the system to be reformed while Mr Cameron has been accused of cronyism and rewarding failure.

Mr Cameron’s former policy guru Steve Hilton has also hit out at the list, branding it a “serious type of very British corruption” and a “symptom of a corrupt and decaying democracy”.

Conservative Party donor and Vitol Oil boss Ian Taylor, who was reportedly being considered for a knighthood but asked his name not to be put forward, does not appear on the honours list.

And while Mr Cameron has made 13 new peers, they do not include former Tory Party treasurer and founder of the interdealer broker Icap Michael Spencer.

The former PM has reportedly tried three times to appoint Mr Spencer to the upper house but has been blocked after his firm Icap became embroiled in the Libor fixing scandal, although there is no suggestion Mr Spencer was personally implicated.

THE LIST IN FULL

CH (Companion of Honour)

George Osborne - Lately Chancellor of the Exchequer and First Secretary of State. For political and public service.

KCMG (Knight Commander, Order of St Michael and St George)

Hugo Swire - Lately Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and Minister of State for Northern Ireland. For political and public service.

KCB (Knight Commander, Order of the Bath)

Michael Fallon - Secretary of State for Defence. For political and public service.

Kt (Knight)

Andrew Cook - Chairman of William Cook Holdings and former Treasurer of Conservatives In. For political service.

Oliver Letwin - Lately Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. For political and public service.

Patrick McLoughlin - Chairman of the Conservative Party and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. For political and public service.

Craig Oliver - Lately Number 10 Director of Communications. For political and public service.

DBE (Dame Commander of the British Empire)

Caroline Spelman - Second Church Estates Commissioner and lately Cabinet Minister. For political and public service.

Arabella Warburton - Chief of Staff to Sir John Major. For political and public service.

CB (Companion, The Order of the Bath)

Nicholas Howard - Assistant Private Secretary to the Prime Minister. For public service.

CBE (Commander of the British Empire)

Helen Bower - Easton - Prime Minister’s Spokesperson. For public service.

John Hayes - Minister of State for Transport. For political and public service.

Nick Herbert - Lately Minister of State for Police and Criminal Justice and Chair of the All Party Group on Global TB and global LGBT Rights. For political and public service.

Ramsay Jones - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Tim Kiddell - Private Secretary to the Prime Minister. For public service.

Daniel Korski - Lately Deputy Director of the Number 10 Policy Unit. For political and public service.

David Lidington - Leader of the House of Commons. For political and public service.

Will Straw - Lately Executive Director of the Stronger In Campaign. For political and public service.

Graeme Wilson - Lately Press Secretary to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Gavin Williamson - Government Chief Whip and lately Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

OBE (Officer of the British Empire)

Julian Glover - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Kathryn Jenkins - Conference Planner. For political service.

Neil O’Brien - Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Lena Pietsch - Lately Special Adviser to the Deputy Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Thea Rogers - Lately Chief of Staff to the Chancellor of the Exchequer. For political and public service.

Alan Sendorek - Lately Number 10 Head of Political Press. For political and public service.

Isabel Spearman - Lately Special Adviser to Samantha Cameron. For political and public service.

Sheridan Westlake - Special Adviser to the Prime Minister and formerly Special Adviser to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. For political and public service.

Natasha Whitmill - Constituency Agent to the Rt Hon David Cameron MP. For political service.

Eleanor Wolfson - Lately Deputy Chief of Staff to the Chancellor of the Exchequer. For political and public service.

MBE (Member of the British Empire)

Adam Atashzai - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Jessica Cunniffe - Lately Speechwriter to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Martha Gutierrez Velez - Driver, Government Car Service. For public service.

Richard Jackson - Lately Head of Operations, CCHQ. For political service.

Giles Kenningham - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

David McFarlane - The Rt Honourable David Cameron’s constituency Chairman. For political service.

Richard Parr - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Caroline Preston - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Jane Robertson - Constituency Manager to the Rt Hon George Osborne MP. For political service.

Nick Seddon - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Nikki Shale - Constituency activist in Witney and Charity Trustee. For political service.

Kate Shouesmith - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Sean Storey - Driver, Government Car Service. For public service.

Charlotte Todman - Lately Senior Press Officer, Number 10. For public service.

Laura Trott - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.

Martha Varney - Lately Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. For political and public service.