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New Year's Honours lists 2014

The full New Year Honours lists for 2014, recognising the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom.


In total 1,195 people have been recommended to The Queen for an award this year.

1,038 candidates have been selected at BEM, MBE and OBE level: 329 at BEM, 468 at MBE and 241 at OBE.

74% of the recipients are people who have undertaken outstanding work in their communities either in a voluntary or paid capacity.

There are 610 successful women candidates in the list, representing 51% of the total. Women candidates include 16 Dames and 39 CBEs. 5% of the successful candidates come from ethnic minority communities.

Honours lists are published at New Year and on The Queen’s official birthday in June. Find out more about the honours and how to nominate someone for an award.

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