New Year Honours: Full list of Yorkshire’s recipients

Once again the great and the good people of Yorkshire have been rewarded in the Queen’s New Year Honours... here is a full list.

Emma Woods, owner of Duncombe Sawmill Ltd in Helmsley has been made an MBE for services to rural business and skills in North Yorkshire. (Picture: Tony Johnson)


The Rt Hon Rosalie Winterton. Member of Parliament for Doncaster Central and Opposition chief Whip. For political and parliamentary service. (Doncaster)

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Mrs Dorothy Marie Brown. Director for Personal Tax Operations, HM Revenue and Customs. For services to Taxpayers. (Leeds)

Peter Brown. Partner BLJ Worldwide Strategic Communications. For services to transatlantic trade, philanthropic activities and the support of British interests in New York.

Mrs Sandra Jane Keene. Director of Adult Social Services and president, Leeds City Council and ADASS. For services to Social Care.

David Christopher Lane. Formerly vice-president Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years. For services to Childcare and Social Work. (Wakefield)

Mrs Susan Jane Moore. Director, DWP Corporate Change, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to Public Administration. (Sheffield)

Professor Susan Ann Price. Formerly vice-Chancellor Leeds Beckett University. For services to Higher Education. (Wetherby)


Stephen John Ashby. Formerly Policy Adviser International Plant Health, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. For services to Protecting Plant Health. (Dunnington, North Yorkshire)

Neil Henry Clephan. Headteacher Roundhay School, Leeds. For services to Education. (Upper Batley, West Yorkshire)

Ms Sally Elizabeth Cooke. For services to Further Education Accessibility and Inclusion. (Bridlington)

Robert Ellis Howden. President British Cycling. For services to Cycling. (Wakefield)

Mrs Lynne Alison Pepper. Headteacher, Herringthorpe Infants School, Rotherham, and Enterprise Champion. For services to Education. (Rotherham)

Dr Spencer Simpson Pitfield. Volunteer Conservative Party. For political service. (Sheffield)

Mrs Gillian Robinson. Executive Headteacher, Castle Hill School, Huddersfield. For services to Children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. (Huddersfield)

Professor Stephen William Smye. Theme Lead National Institute of Health Research, Clinical Research Network. For services to Healthcare Research. (Escrick, North Yorkshire)

Col Carron Edward Mordaunt Snagge. Chief executive Reserve Forces and Cadets Association, Yorkshire and the Humber. For services to the Reserves and Cadets. (Fulford, North Yorkshire)

Councillor Keith Ivor Wakefield. Formerly Leader Leeds City Council. For political service and services to Local Government. (Leeds)

Councillor John Keith Weighell. Formerly Leader North Yorkshire County Council. For services to Local Government. (Bedale)

Ms Angela White. Chief executive Sefton Council for Voluntary Service. For services to Community Action. (York)

Professor Paul Ellis White. Formerly Deputy vice-Chancellor University of Sheffield. For services to Higher Education. (Sheffield)


Ms Zlakha Ahmed. Chief executive Apna Haq. For services to Women’s Rights and Community Cohesion in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. (Rotherham, South Yorkshire)

Mrs Margherita Joan Biller. Head of Mathematics, York College. For services to Mathematics in Further Education. (York)

Mervyn John Bishop. For services to Victim Support and to Young People in East and North Yorkshire. (Hull)

Colin Blair. Director of Estates and Facilities University of Huddersfield. For services to Higher Education and the community in Huddersfield. (Huddersfield)

Dr Nisreen Hanna Booya. Formerly Medical director South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Healthcare particularly Mental Health. (Huddersfield)

Jeffrey Brownhut. For services to the Leisure and Tourism Industry in Northern Ireland. (Leeds)

Paul Anthony Chubb. Formerly Executive director Careers England and Chair of Governors, The Dales School. For services to Career Education and Guidance. (Northallerton)

David John Davies. Chairman Regional Employer Engagement Group. For voluntary service to Reserve Forces and Cadets. (Harrogate)

Ms Elizabeth Susan Friend. Head Sheffield Central Drafting Unit, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. For services to Public Administration, Customer Service and voluntary services. (Sheffield)

Paul Yeomans Hamey. Head of Exposure Branch Chemicals Regulation Directorate, Health and Safety Executive. For services to the Regulation of Pesticides. (Great Ouseburn, North Yorkshire)

Ms Clare Elizabeth Harrigan. Chair of the Board of Governors Leeds College of Building. For services to Further Education and the Construction Industry. (West Yorkshire)

John Charles Hayes. For services to the community in Bishopthorpe Road York. (York)

Dr Charles Thomas Heatley. GP and Clinical director for Elective Care NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group. For services to Primary Healthcare. (Sheffield)

Mrs Priscilla Anne Kealy. For services to the community in Ripon. (Ripon)

Mrs Eva Margaret Lambert. For services to Sport, Education and Health in the community in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. (Huddersfield) Mrs Cyd McCarthy-Arrill. Regional director, Hull and Yorkshire, Barchester Healthcare. For services to People with Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs in Hull and Yorkshire.

Satpal Nahl. Singh Officer Bradford Group, HM Revenue and Customs. For services to Taxpayers and Public Administration. (Leeds)

Professor Allan Anthony Pacey. Professor of Andrology Department of Oncology and Metabolism, University of Sheffield. For services to Reproductive Medicine. (Sheffield)

David Peck. Chair of Governors Ravenscliffe High School and Sports College, Halifax, West Yorkshire. For services to Education. (Brighouse)

Ms Paula Phillips. Nurse consultant Child and Adolescent Forensic Mental Health Services, South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Mental Health Nursing. (Wakefield)

Asad Razzaq. Community Action to Change Harehills. For services to Young People and the community in Harehills. (Leeds)

John Senior, TD. For services to the community in Scarborough and to the Armed Forces through Heroes Welcome. (Scarborough)

Samuel David Sowden. For services to Young People through Scouting in West Yorkshire. (Ilkley)

Peter Sunderland. For voluntary services to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance in West Yorkshire. (Westbury, Buckinghamshire)

Mrs Anne Whitworth. For services to Hockey in the North East. (Guisborough, North Yorkshire)

Mrs Hillary Frances Willmer. For voluntary services to Disadvantaged Communities in West Yorkshire. (Leeds)

Mrs Anne Catherine Wilson. Managing director, Numill Limited. For services to Engineering . (Sheffield)

Mrs Emma Jane Lewis Woods. Owner, Duncombe Sawmill Limited. For services to Rural Business and Skills in North Yorkshire. (Kirkbymoorside)


Mrs Samantha Barlow. Founder, Fitmums and Friends. For services to Fitness in East Yorkshire. (Cottingham)

Mrs Mary Elizabeth Maureen Brewer. Volunteer, Neighbourhood Watch. For services to Crime Prevention in West Yorkshire. (Wetherby)

Paul Anthony Brown. Formerly Police Constable South Yorkshire Police. For services to Law and Order and the community in South Yorkshire. (Doncaster, South Yorkshire)

Michael Andrew Carey. For voluntary service to the community in Silsden West Yorkshire. (Silsden)

Mrs Gaynor Ellen Mary Clegg. Senior Lunchtime Supervisor, Ravensthorpe Church of England (Controlled) Junior School, Dewsbury. For services to Education. (Dewsbury, West Yorkshire)

Miss Sheila Frances Coulson. For services to the community in Hackness. (Scarborough, North Yorkshire)

Miss Margaret Dawson. For services to the Hambleton District Show and to charity. (Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire)

John Thomas Fall. For services to the community in Kirklington North Yorkshire. (Bedale, North Yorkshire)

John Gardner. For services to the community in High Bradfield and Low Bradfield South Yorkshire. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)

Mrs Joan Harding. For services to the community in Beighton, Sheffield. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)

Anthony Hudson. For services to the communities in Monk Fryston and Hillam North Yorkshire. (North Yorkshire)

Sarfraz Alam Mian. Chief executive Officer Neue Schule Limited. For services to UK Trade. (Middlesbrough)

Justin Rowe. For services to the community and to charity in Malton North Yorkshire. (Malton, North Yorkshire)

Mrs Elizabeth Versi. Grade 6, Home Office and Co-Founder, Break the Stigma. For services to Mental Health Awareness. (Sheffield)

Mrs Kathryn Ruth Vowden. Formerly Nurse consultant, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Nursing. (Shipley)

Dr Adrian Charles Whitwood. Departmental Computing Officer and X-Ray Crystallographer University of York. For services to Scientific Research and to St John Ambulance in Selby. (York)

Ronald Wiltshire. For services to charitable Fundraising. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)


Timothy Madgwick. Deputy chief Constable North Yorkshire Police.

Ms Zuleika Payne. Constable South Yorkshire Police.


David Roger Walton. Assistant chief Fire Officer West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.