Girtonians listed in the 2017 New Year’s Honours List

It gives us great pleasure to congratulate our alumni on receiving recognition in the New Year's Honours List as follows:

Companion of Honour (CH): The Right Honourable Baroness (Helen) Mary WARNOCK DBE (past Mistress). For services to charity and Children with Special Educational Needs.

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE): Mr Stephen Neville BATES (1990 History), Chief Executive, Bioindustry Association. For services to Innovation.

Army Awards: Promotions in and Appointments to the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire

As Officers: Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Charles Rule HEYWOOD (1988 Engineering), Royal Tank Regiment.


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New Year's Honours list 2017

The Military Division of the New Years Honours list 2017


Published: 23 January 2017


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