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Girtonians recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours list

Blossoms and the College Tower

It gives us great pleasure to congratulate our alumni on receiving recognition in the 2020 Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Caroline Beasley-Murray JP née Griffiths (1964) read History at Girton College. She is HM Senior Coroner for Essex and was awarded an OBE for services to HM Coroners' Service.

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Jonathan Rea (1992) read Music at Girton College. He is the Creative Director of New Irish Arts and was awarded a BEM for services to music in Northern Ireland.

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We welcome hearing about any awards or honours received by Girtonians - please email the details to