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Birthday Honours 2001 Friday, 15 June, 2001, 23:29 GMT 00:29 UK
Honours in Scotland

Professor Donald Neil MacCormick, MEP, QC. Regius Professor of Public Law, University of Edinburgh. For services to Scholarship in Law. (Edinburgh)
John Young Stewart, OBE. For services to Motor Racing. (Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire)


Miss Sheila Marshall McKechnie, OBE. Director, Consumers' Association. For services to consumers. (London, born Falkirk)


Muir Russell. Permanent secretary, Scottish Executive. (Edinburgh)

Andrew Christie Normand. Crown Agent, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, Scottish Executive. (Glasgow)


James Andrews. Chief executive, Glasgow City Council. For services to Local Government in Scotland. (Strathblane, Glasgow)
Professor Rajinder Singh Bhopal. Alexander Bruce and John Usher Professor of Public Health Medicine, University of Edinburgh. For services to Public Heath Medicine. (Teviot Place, Edinburgh)
David James Bills. Director general, Forestry Commission. (Edinburgh)
James Hunter. Chairman, Highlands and Islands Enterprise. For services to the Highlands and Islands. (Kiltarlity, Inverness)
Jeffrey Louis Jay. Consultant Ophthalmologist, Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow. For services to Ophthalmology. (Glasgow)
Douglas Marr. Headteacher, Banchory Academy. For services to secondary education in Scotland.
(Alford, Aberdeenshire)
Michael David Ross. Chief executive, Scottish Widows. For services to the financial sector in Scotland. (Edinburgh)
Professor Joan Kathleen Stringer. Principal and vice-patron, Queen Margaret University College. For services to higher education. (Edinburgh)

Mrs Marjorie Durie. Lately director, Service Development, Ayrshire and Arran Health Board.
For services to Nursing and to the NHS. (Fenwick, Ayrshire and Arran)
Professor Charles Arthur Fewson. Professor of Microbial Biochemistry, University of Glasgow.
For services to Biological Science. (Glasgow)
George Moir Leslie. Managing director, George Leslie Ltd. For services to Civil Engineering and Construction. (Whitecraigs, Renfrewshire)
Miss Sheena MacFarlane. International vice president, Girls' Brigade. For services to the Girls' Brigade. (Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire)
Angus Alexander MacKenzie. For services to Health Charities in the Highlands. (Tomatin, Inverness)
John Archie Macaskill. Chairman, Crofters' Commission. For services to the Highlands and to Crofting. (Inverness)
Mrs Henrietta Maciver. Chief executive, Turning Point Scotland. For services to Women Offenders and Drug Misusers. (Pollockshields, Glasgow)
Gordon David Mackenzie. Headteacher, Balwearie High School, Kirkcaldy. For services to Secondary Education. (St Andrews, Fife)
James Allan McColl. Chairman, Clyde Blowers plc. For services to the Engineering Industry.
(Thorntonhall, Glasgow)
Douglas Christopher Patrick McDougall. For services to Financial Services Regulation.
(Haddington, East Lothian)
George McGregor. Lately director of Estates, Greater Glasgow Primary Health Services NHS Trust. For services to the NHS. (Comrie, Perth and Kinross)
Henry Murdoch. Chairman, Environment and Land Use Committee, National Farmers' Union of Scotland. For services to Agriculture. (By Ayr, Ayrshire and Arran)
Miss Linda Ormiston. Opera Singer. For services to Opera. (Strathaven, Lanarkshire)
Peter Craig Paisley. For services to Local Government and to the community in Glasgow. (Rhu, Dunbartonshire)
Professor Lewis Duthie Ritchie. For services to General Practice and Primary Care Medicine in Scotland. (Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire)
Ian Alexander Snedden. Head, Fire Services and Emergency Planning Division, Scottish Executive. (Edinburgh)
John Watt Stevenson. Chairman, Scottish Dental Practice Board. For services to NHS Dental Services in Scotland. (Ellon, Aberdeen)
Eric Raymond Taylor. Chairman, Rehab Scotland. For services to the Rehabilitation of People with Disabilities. (Whitecraigs, Renfrewshire)
Kenneth Vowles. Executive director, UK Power Operations, Scottish Power. For services to the Electricity Industry. (Busby, Renfrewshire)
Robert James Walker. Director of Operations, Scottish Fisheries Protection Agency, Scottish Executive. (Edinburgh)
David McDonald Warren. For services to the North Highland College and to the community in Thurso, Caithness. (Thurso, Caithness)
Robert Drennan Watson. Founding chairman, Scottish Environment Link. For services to Environmental Management. (Alford, Aberdeenshire)
Professor Thomas Black Wilson. Principal, Glasgow College of Building and Printing. For services to Further Education. (Bishopbriggs, Glasgow)
Keith Dunckley Yates. Chief executive, Stirling Council. For services to Local Government.
(Aberfoyle, Stirling and Falkirk)

John Aitkin, TD. For services to the community in the Scottish Borders. (Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale)
George Allan Alexander. Technology Teacher, Rossie Secure Unit, Montrose. For services to Craft and Design Education. (Forfar, Angus)
Ms Kate Bailey. For services to the Dundee Science Centre. (Footdee, Aberdeen)
Stuart Lothian Barclay. For services to Swimming and Sailing for Disabled People in Scotland.
(Alexandria, Dunbartonshire)
Mrs Sylvia Joyce Barclay, DL. For services to Swimming and Sailing for Disabled People in Scotland. (Alexandria, Dunbartonshire)
Mrs Margaret Isabella Ann Barnes. Lately manager, Scottish Seed Potato Classification Scheme, Scottish Executive. (Edinburgh)
Duncan Herman Berndt. Divisional Officer, Strathclyde Fire Brigade. For services to the Fire Service. (Minard, Argyll and Bute)
Iain Birrell. Director of Operations, Lang Brothers Ltd. For services to Industry.
(Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire)
Peter John Boland. Special Constable, Lothian and Borders Police. For services to the Police.
Mrs Anne Byrne. Sister Midwife, The Queen Mother's Hospital, Glasgow. For services to Nursing and Midwifery. (Glasgow)
John Byrne. Playwright. For services to Literature and the Theatre. (Tain, Ross and Cromarty)
James Watson Campbell. For services to the Dee District Salmon Fishery Board. (Kirkcudbright, Dumfries)
Richard Gilbert Clark. For services to the community in Edinburgh. (Edinburgh)
Mrs Jessie Coghill. For services to the UKAEA Constabulary. (Thurso, Caithness)
Miss Ann Corrigal. For services to People with Learning Disabilities in Elgin, Morayshire.
(Elgin, Moray)
Ms Rani Dhir. For services to Scottish Homes. (Jordanhill, Glasgow)
Mrs Pamela Kathleen Morton Duncan. For services to Children's Choral Singing in Edinburgh.
Mrs Janet Eagleton. For services to Sporran Making. (Murthly, Perth and Kinross)
Mrs Sandra Mary Ewen. Community Involvement manager, HM Board of Inland Revenue.
(Causewayhead, Stirling and Falkirk)
Patrick Ferrie. For services to Disabled Young People in Motherwell, Lanarkshire. (Chryston, Lanarkshire)
Mrs Lilias Finlay. For services to Guiding in Scotland. (Edinburgh)
Mrs Joan Isobel Frondigoun. For services to the Children's Hearings System in Glasgow.
Susan Margaret Frost. Director, Caledonian Award. For services to Young People with Special Educational Needs. (Lenzie, Dunbartonshire)
Mrs Elizabeth Gibb. Co-ordinator, Adoption UK in Scotland. For services to Adoption.
Ronald Samuel Gilmour. Sector Collections manager, Post Office. For services to the Royal Mail Community Action Team and to the community in Stirling. (Bannockburn, Stirling and Falkirk)
Mrs Flora Margaret Hamilton. For services to the West Coast Disabled Club, Saltcoats, Ayrshire. (Saltcoats, Ayrshire and Arran)

Mrs Sophia Raphael Harkness. Teacher, Penpont Primary School, Dumfriesshire. For services to Education. (Thornhill, Dumfries)
Colin Harrison. Administrative Officer, Department of Social Security. (Penicuik, Midlothian)
Andrew Kerr Henderson. Consultant, Oban. For services to Medicine. (Argyll, Argyll and Bute)
Mrs Iona Henderson. For services to Munlochy Animal Aid, Black Isle, Ross-shire. (North Kessock, Inverness)
Mrs Alice Hogg. Deputy Matron, Hawkhill House Nursing Home, Aberdeen. For services to Geriatric Nursing. (Mastrick, Aberdeen)
Dorothy Hogg. Jewellery Designer/Maker and Teacher. For services to Jewellery and Silversmithing. (Edinburgh)
James Irwin. For services to Allied Distillers Company and to the community in Dumbarton.
(Cardross, Dunbartonshire)
Mrs Phyllis Knox. Matron, Abbeyfield Residential Home, Ballachulish, Inverness-shire. For services to the community. (Fort William, Inverness-shire)
Mrs Davina Laird. Lately Domestic Cleaner, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. For services to Health Care. (Edinburgh)
James Grant MacDonald. Director of Lifelong Learning, University of Glasgow. For services to Adult Education. (Glasgow)
John MacAulay MacDonald. For services to Crofting and to the community in North Uist, Western Scotland. (North Uist, Western Isles)
Miss Margaret MacDonald. For services to the community in the Kyle of Sutherland. (Ardgay, Sutherland)
Mrs Janet MacGregor. For services to the community in Killin, Perthshire. (Killin, Perth and Kinross)
Duncan MacInnes. For services to the community in Motherwell, Lanarkshire. (Motherwell, Lanarkshire)
Duncan MacInnes, JP. Fisherman. For services to the Scottish Fishing Industry. (Motherwell, Lanarkshire)
George Richard MacKay. Potato breeder, Scottish Crop Research Institute. For services to plant breeding. (Dalkeith, Midlothian)
James Ross MacKay. For services to conservation to the Bennachie Mountain Range, Aberdeenshire. (Inverurie, Aberdeenshire)
Mrs Irene Mary MacKenzie. For services to the WRVS in Edinburgh. (Edinburgh)
John Alexander McCook, JP. For services to the community in Nethy Bridge, Badenoch and Strathspey, Inverness-shire. (Nethy Bridge, Inverness)
Andrew McFarlane-Slack. For services to the community, especially Housing, in Lochaber, Inverness-shire. (Ballachurlish, Argyll and Bute)
Mrs June Elizabeth Alexander McGregor. Principal Development Officer, Higher Still. For services to Music Education in Scotland. (Bo'ness, West Lothian)
James Dron McLeod. Band Leader. For charitable services. (Dunblane, Stirling and Falkirk)
George McMillan, JP. For services to the community in Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute.
(Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute)
Hamilton Coates McMillan. Hotel Owner. For services to Tourism in South West Scotland.
(Stranraer, Wigtown)
William Sinclair Mowatt. Farrier and Blacksmith. For services to the Heritage of South Ronaldsay, Orkney. (South Ronaldsay, Orkney)
Dennis Murphy. For services to the community, especially Young People, in Lochgilphead, Argyll. (Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute)
Mrs Helen Gentles Murray, JP. For services to the Justice System in Scotland. (Perth and Kinross)
Alison Gail Ramsay. For services to Hockey. (Pitroddie, Perth and Kinross)
David Reid. Lately head Janitor, Banff and Buchan College. For services to Education.
(Fraserburgh, Aberdeen)
Mrs Marilyn Ross. For services to Women's Aid in Ross-shire. (Dingwall, Ross and Cromarty)
Alexander Scott. For services to Blind and Visually Impaired People in Scotland. (Edinburgh)
Gordon Sharp. For services to Police Driver Training. (Bridge of Allan, Stirling and Falkirk)
Charles Shepherd. Lately Water manager, Grampian and Tayside, North of Scotland Water Authority. For services to the Water Industry. (Bucksburn, Aberdeen)
Robert Somerville. Lately Factory Trade Union Convener, Rolls Royce Aero Engine Services Ltd.
For services to Industrial Relations. (Motherwell, Lanarkshire)
David Cameron Morton Stibbles. For services to the Duke of Edinburgh Award in Dundee.
John Henry Theaker. For services to Scottish Natural Heritage. (Biggar, Lanarkshire)
Mrs Jill Thomson. For services to the Cancer Research Campaign in Falkirk. (Larbert, Stirlingshire)
Thomas Stark McMorran Ward. For services to Archaeology in Lanarkshire. (Biggar, Lanarkshire)
Mrs Nell Wassell. For services to the community in Barlanark, Glasgow. (Barlanark, Glasgow)
Alexander Hepburn Watson. For services to Conservation in Bennachie, Aberdeenshire. (Insch, Aberdeen)
Sqn Ldr Edward Philip Weatherhead. For services to the Highland Reserve Forces and Cadets Association. (Inverness)
Graham Thomas Webster. Resident director, Thales. For services to the Defence Industry.
(Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute)
Francis Wheeler. For services to Public Transport Pensioners. (Moffat, Dumfries)
Michael Ingouville Williams. For services to Agriculture, Biodiversity and to the Environment in East Lothian. (Gifford, East Lothian)
Mrs Mary May Young. Personal secretary, Polmont Young Offenders' Institution, Scottish Executive. (Redding Falkirk, Stirling and Falkirk)


Maj Sir Hew Fleetwood Hamilton-Dalrymple, Bt, KCVO. Captain General, The Queen's Body Guard for Scotland, Royal Company of Archers and Gold Stick for Scotland.

The Rev Professor Peter William Brunt. Lately Physician to The Queen in Scotland.
Graham, Baron Kirkham. Chairman, Joint Funding Board, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, and Trustee, Outward Bound Trust.

Dr Douglas James Allan Glass. Apothecary to the Household at Balmoral.
Mary, The Lady Nicholas Gordon Lennox. Lady in Waiting to Princess Alexandra, the Hon Lady Ogilvy.

Col David Wallace Cooper. Lately director of The Prince's Scottish Youth Business Trust.
Colin Francis McIntosh. President, Braemar Royal Highland Society.

RVM (Gold)
Edward Andrew Dodd, RVM. Lately Gatekeeper, Balmoral Castle.
RVM (Silver)
Neil Cook. Ranger, Balmoral Estate.
James Cecil Hadden. Principal Dresser to the Knights of the Thistle.
Allan David Masson. Mechanic, Balmoral Estate.
Gordon Monteith. Lately Gardener, Balmoral Estate.
William John Sim. Farm Grieve, Balmoral Estate.
George Duncan Watt. Gamekeeper, Balmoral Estate.

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