MBEs surnames N through to R made in the 2002 New Year Honours.
ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE, CIVIL
Mrs Delphine Newsome. For services to the St Andrew's Ambulance Service. (Monifieth, Angus)
Mrs Elizabeth Nicholson. Director, Shelter Scotland. For services to Homeless People.
Stephen William Norris. Senior Coxswain, Inshore Lifeboat and Rescue Organisation. For
services to Marine Safety in Freshwater, Isle of Wight. (Freshwater, Isle of Wight)
Mrs Christine Rosemary North. For services to the Cornwall County Record Office. (Truro,
Mrs Eve Geraldine North, JP. For services to the Administration of Justice and to the
community in Berkshire. (Reading, Berkshire)
Derek Nuttall. For services to the National Printing Heritage Trust, Chester. (Chester,
Donald Nuttall. For services to the Church Lads and Church Girls Brigade, Manchester.
(Manchester, Greater Manchester)
Gerard Gabriel O'Callaghan. For services to the Police. (Belfast)
Ms Maureen Patricia O'Hagan. President, National Association of Early Years Professionals.
For services to Education. (London, N6)
Wilfrid Bernard O'Neill. Head of Classics, Ossett School, Ossett, West Yorkshire. For
services to Education. (Leeds, West Yorkshire)
Mrs Margaret Taylor Oliver. For services to the Wheelchair Dancing Association in Cornwall.
Mrs Margaret Rose Onion. For services to the community in Measham, Derbyshire. (Swadlincote,
Mrs Catherine Margaret Organ, JP. For services to Local Government and to the community in
Stirling. (Killearn, Stirling and Falkirk)
Samuel John Orr. For services to Agriculture. (Downpatrick, Down)
William Norman Orr. For services to the Royal Air Forces Association. (London)
Colin John Ovenden. For services to the community in Preston, Lancashire. (Preston,
Edwin Nicholas Owen. For services to the Shropshire Deaf Children's Society. (Shrewsbury,
Michael James Page. For services to the community in Northwood, Middlesex. (Northwood,
Robert Forster Pailor. For services to the Environment. (Hartlepool, Cleveland)
Jyotindra Keshavlal Pandya. General Medical Practitioner, Tottenham, London. For services to
Health Care. (London, N14)
Mrs Margaret Ann Parker. Head, Adult and Community Learning, Ridge Danyers College, Cheshire.
For services to Further Education. (Stockport, Cheshire)
Robert Charles Parkinson. Consultant, Astrium Space Infrastructure Business Unit. For
services to the Space Industry. (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire)
Indravadan Pushottamdas Patel. For services to the Community Relations in North West London.
David Andrew Thomson Paton. Emergency Planning Officer, Fife NHS Board. For services to
Health Care. (Glenrothes, Fife)
Mrs Irene Patterson. For services to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Ayrshire. (Ayr,
Ayrshire and Arran)
Victor Michael Pattinson. Sergeant, Nottinghamshire Constabulary. For services to the
Multiple Sclerosis Society in Mansfield. (Nottingham, Nottinghamshire)
Mrs Joyce Pattison. Formerly School Bursar, Hattersley High School, Tameside. For services to
Education. (Hyde, Greater Manchester)
Mrs Carole Anne Payne. For services to Family Links Around Grimsby, Lincolnshire.
Mrs Diana Surtees Payne, JP. For services to the Community Legal Service in Milton Keynes,
Buckinghamshire. (Woburn Sands, Buckinghamshire)
Mrs Rosemary Peck. For services to Fostering. (Ballymoney, Antrim)
Miss June Angelina Rose Pell. Personal assistant. For services to British Waterways. (Harrow,
Miss Margaret Joan Penston. Astronomy Advisor, Qualifications and Curriculum Authority. For
services to Astronomy and its Popularisation. (Barton, Cambridgeshire)
Mrs Diane Louise Penzer. Counter manager, Passport Agency, Home Office. (Peterborough,
John Percival. Critic and writer. For services to Dance. (London, WC1N)
George Charles Nicholas Peter Perren, JP. For services to the London Firefighters Retired
Members' Association. (Wembley, Middlesex)
Mrs Rita Doreen Perry. Revenue Officer, HM Board of Inland Revenue. (Yarm, Cleveland)
Mrs Maria Vlasta Phillips. For services to the community, especially the Citizens Advice
Bureau, in Norwich, and in the Czech Republic. (Norwich, Norfolk)
Mrs Valerie Phillips. Manager, Day Care Centre and Nursery, University of Exeter. For
services to Higher Education. (Ottery St Mary, Devon)
Mrs Eileen Valerie Pilfold. Grade E1, Ministry of Defence. (Camberley, Surrey)
Mrs June Pirie. Assistant Procurement Officer, Scottish Executive. (Edinburgh)
Christopher Hamilton Plomer. For services to Cricket in Angus. (Arbroath, Angus)
Frederick Plumb. For services to the Water Industry in the East of Scotland. (Cupar, Fife)
Nigel Graham Pocknell. Force Welfare Officer, Gwent Police. For services to Retired Police
Officers. (Cwmbran, Gwent)
Mrs Edith Pocock. For services to the Pensioners' Association in Norwich and Norfolk.
Miss Catherine Pollock. Vice chairman, Lomond and Argyll Primary Care NHS Trust. For services
to Health Care. (Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute)
Richard Clive Ponman. Grade B1, Cabinet Office. (Worcester Park, Surrey)
Mrs Olwen Pool. For services to the community in Leicester. (Leicester, Leicestershire)
Paul Henry Popham. Sub Officer (Retained), South Wales Fire Service. For services to the Fire
Service. (Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan)
Mrs Patricia Mary Powell. Chairman, League of Friends, Willesden Hospital. For services to
Health Care. (Harrow Weald, Middlesex)
Mrs Elizabeth Anne Poynter. For services to the Institute of Petroleum.
James Edward Pratt. Head, Pathology Section, Northern Research Station, Forestry Commission.
(West Linton, Lothian)
Roy William Pratt. For services to the Honda Imps Junior Motorcycle Display Team in Newham,
London. (Maldon, Essex)
Kenneth Lindley Prayag. Compliance manager, HM Board of Inland Revenue. (London, E17)
William Henry Prescott. For services to the Environment. (Loughgall, Armagh)
David Colville Mostyn Prichard. For services to the community, especially Educational and
Charitable Trusts, in Dorset. (Sherbourne, Dorset)
Matt Pritchett. Cartoonist, The Daily Telegraph. For services to Journalism. (London, E14)
Keith Frederick Quigley. Supervisor, Surface Ships, Devonport Management Ltd. For services to
the Defence Industry. (Plymouth, Devon)
Agnes Mrs. QUINN. For services to the community, especially Disabled Children, in Merseyside.
Mrs Diana Mary Rainbow. For services to Young Deaf Activities in Buckinghamshire.
Colin Rains. For services to Disabled Sport. (Edwalton, Nottinghamshire)
Miss Christine Savitri Rajah. Head, Health Service, City University. For services to Higher
Education. (London, N1)
Miss Marian Ramsdale. Principal Officer, HM Prison Drake Hall, Prison Service. (Newcastle,
Peter John Rand. Chairman, Peter Rand Group. For services to the Hospitality Industry.
Mrs Mary Rose Read. Personal secretary, Dover District Council, Kent. For services to Local
Government. (Dover, Kent)
Richard Foster Reade. Community Constable, Dumfries Police. For services to the Police.
Martin Jonathan Reece. For services to the Fire Service Benevolent Fund. (Liverpool,
John Edward Reilly. Director of Academic Administration, University of Kent and of UK
Socrates-Erasmus Office. For services to Higher Education and to the Erasmus Programme.
Mrs Agnes Rennie. Commissioner, Crofters Commission. For services to Crofting in Lewis and
Mrs Kathleen Anne Reynolds. For services to the Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen's Families
Association, Lorn Division, Argyll and Bute. (Oban, Argyll and Bute)
Mrs Frances Patricia Rice. Personal assistant to the Lords of Appeal, House of Lords.
Francis William Ombler Richardson. For services to the community, especially the Northern
Heavy Horse Society, in Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire. (Driffield, East Riding of
Miss Jane Other Ritchie. Partnership manager, Durham Business and Education Executive. For
services to Business and Education Links. (Leyburn, North Yorkshire)
Gerald Prothero Robbins. Member, Rogiet Community Council. For services to the community in
Monmouthshire. (Caldicot, Monmouthshire)
Graham Eifion Roberts. Chairman, North Wales Exporters Club. For services to Export. (Colwyn
Ms Susan Ann Lloyd-Roberts. Special Correspondent, BBC. For services to Broadcast Journalism.
Mrs Mavis Robinson. Macmillan Nurse. For services to Asbestos Disease Sufferers. (Leeds, West
William Blair Robinson. For services to the Police. (Belfast)
John Alexander Rodger. For services to the Blaenavon Partnership, South Wales. (Grosmont,
Mrs Yvonne Neville-Rolfe. For services to Prisoners and the Prison Service Chaplaincy.
Paul Allen Rose. Security Controller, BAe Systems Marine Ltd. For services to the Defence
Industry. (Barrow in Furness, Cumbria)
Barry Ross. Sub Officer (Retained), Tyne and Wear Metropolitan Fire Brigade. For services to
the Fire Service. (Birtley, Tyne and Wear)
Mrs Hilary Barbara Ross. Formerly assistant director of Finance, Stockport Metropolitan
Borough Council. For services to Local Government. (Poynton, Cheshire)
Alan John Rowe. For services to the community, especially Hospiscare, in East Devon.
Colin Patrick Russell. For services to the Legal Advice Centre in Bethnal Green, London.
Ian Anthony Russell. Chairman, Russell Organisation. For services to Tourism in Norfolk.