Press release

Welsh Secretary hails outstanding individuals in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

Alun Cairns congratulates the Welsh recipients of the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017.


Secretary of State for Wales Alun Cairns said:

I’m delighted to extend my warmest congratulations to everyone recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Those who work tirelessly and diligently in their communities are today seeing their names listed alongside luminaries from the worlds of the arts and sport, and they can be rightly proud of their achievements.

It is always so uplifting to hear of the good work being done by those honoured, and to see the positive difference they make to our nation. I am proud to add my thanks and congratulations to them all.

Published 16 June 2017