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Thursday, December 31, 1998 Published at 01:36 GMT


Order of the British Empire - MBE Q - Z

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Mrs Beatrice Elizabeth Quinn. For services to the Counselling of the Families of Prisoners and for the Victims of Crime. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) Richard Quirk. Lately Combustion manager, Pilkington plc. For services to Innovation and Energy Efficiency in the Glass Industry. (Aughton Green, Lancashire) Janaid Qureshi. For services to Community Relations in Blackburn, Lancashire. (Blackburn, Lancashire)

Miss Catherine Anne Rafferty. For services to Business and to the community, especially Cancer Charities, in Dumfries. (Torthorwald, Dum fries) Mrs Rosalind Mary Ragg. For services to the Rare Breeds Survival Trust. (Campden, Gloucestershire) Mrs June Margaret Randall. For services to the South West Wiltshire Care at Home Service. (Gillingham, Dorset) Mrs Helen Rankin. Member, Barrhead Housing Association. For services to Housing. (Barrhead, Renfrewshire) Edward Graham Reddie. Secretary, Midlands Amenity Societies Association. For services to the Built Environment in the Midlands. (Bromsgrove, Worcestershire) David Marcus Redston. For services to the Magistrates' Court Service in West Sussex. (Horsham, West Sussex) Miss Alison Daphne Reeve. PB8, Employment Service, Department for Education and Employment. (Rugby, Warwickshire) Mrs Margaret Reeve. Chair, Derbyshire Autistic Support Group. For services to People with Autism. (Alfreton, Derbyshire) Patrick Joseph Reilly. For charitable services to the community in Surbiton, Surrey. (Surbiton, Surrey) Mrs Anne Patricia Renard. For services to the community, especially Leisure Libraries, in Bradford, West Yorkshire. (Shipley, West Yorkshire) Hugh Reynolds. For services to the British Red Cross Society. (Northern Ireland) Neil Biron Rhind. For services to the Preservation of the Historical Character of Blackheath, London. (London, SE3) Albert Frederick Richardson. Leading Hand, Ministry of Defence. (Saltash, Cornwall) James William Richardson. For services to the Birmingham Association of Youth Clubs. (Birmingham, West Midlands) Leslie Richardson. For services to the Evening Press in York. (York, North Yorkshire) Norman Lloyd Richardson. For services to Education and to the community. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) John Francis Rigby. Life president, Bolton Olympic Wrestling Club. For services to Wrestling. (Bolton, Lancashire) Kenneth Riggall. Lately Shepherd. For services to the Welfare of the Badlingham Flock of Suffolk Sheep. (Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk) Mrs Morag Henderson Robb. WRVS Project Organiser, Inverclyde Hospital, Greenock. For services to the community in Greenock, Renfrewshire. (Greenock, Renfrewshire) Cyril Roberts. Farm Worker. For services to Agriculture in Hereford and Worcester. (Hereford, Herefordshire) Gerald Rogers. For services to the Construction Industry in Wales. (Radyr, Cardiff) John Philip Rogers. For services to the Provision of Employment Opportunities in Staffordshire. (Stafford, Staffordshire) Leon Ellis Rogers, JP. For services to Prison Boards of Visitors. (London) John Anthony James Rook. For services to the promotion of self-help groups for Sufferers of Mental Illness, particularly through the Lithium Club. (Halstead, Essex) Mrs Margaret Roope. For services to the King George's Fund for Sailors in Bristol. (Cleeve, Bristol) Mrs Joan Roscow. For services to Age Concern in Preston and South Ribble, Lancashire. (Shaftesbury, Dorset) Miss Sylvia Margaret Ross. Senior Teacher, Kittybrewster Primary School, Aberdeen. For services to Education. (Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire) Mrs Pamela Rouquette. For services to the community, especially Disabled People and the Environment, in Salisbury, Wiltshire. (Salisbury, Wiltshire) Mrs Muriel Joy Runnalls. For charitable services to the community in Hayle, Cornwall. (Hayle, Cornwall) Ronald Edward Seton Rusack. Managing director, Edinburgh Canal Centre, Ratho. For services to Canal Restoration and Conservation. (Kirknewton, Midlothian) Michael John Rust. Patrol, Automobile Association. For services to the AA and for humanitarian services. (Braintree, Essex) Miss Deirdre Mary Ryan. Lately Personal assistant to the UK Executive director, IMF and World Bank. For services to the International Monetary Fund. (United States of America)

Mrs Betty Salter. Lately chairman of Governors, Chosen Hill School, Gloucestershire. For services to Education. (Churchdown, Gloucestershire) Roger Quentin Saundry. Sub Officer, Cornwall County Fire Brigade. For services to the Fire Service. (Camborne, Cornwall) Mrs Joan Margaret Savill. For services to the community in Feering, Essex. (Colchester, Essex) George Anastasi Savva. Member, London Borough of Enfield. For services to the community in Enfield. (London, N13) Mrs Janet Susan Scammell. For services to Disabled People and their Carers in Avon. (Hengrove, Bristol) Mrs Annie Schwab. Restaurateur. For services to Tourism. (Winteringham, Lincolnshire) Gavin Scott. For services to the London Transport Housing Association. (Southgate, N14) Miss Hazel Carrington Scott. Lately Executive Officer, Ministry of Defence. (York, North Yorkshire) James Scott. For services to the Royal British Legion Scotland. (Turriff, Aberdeenshire) Peter John Secrett. Operations manager, Racal Avionics Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Guildford, Surrey) Mrs Shirley Shaw. For services to the community, especially Consumer Affairs, in Derbyshire. (Matlock, Derbyshire) Mrs Joan Sheeran. For services to Primary Education. (Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland) Arthur Ernest Shenton. Technical director, Woodworking Machinery Suppliers' Association. For services to the Woodworking Industry. (Leicester, Leicestershire) David Shiels. Lately Principal Doorkeeper, House of Commons. (Fareham, Hampshire) Mrs Phyllis Willan Shingles. For services to Mentally Ill People on Jersey. (St Martin, Jersey) Mrs Sheila Beth Shreeve. For services to Historic Dress. (Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands) Gerald Wilson Sillery. For services to the Police. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) Nirmal Singh. For services to Community Relations in Bradford, Yorkshire. (Bradford, West Yorkshire) Patrick Robin Slater. For services to Mencap and to the community in Newbury, Berkshire. (Newbury, Berkshire) Mrs Anne Valerie Smith. Lately Foster Carer, Bath. For services to Fostering. (Bath, Somerset) Mrs Elizabeth Mary Smith. For services to the Citizens' Advice Bureau in Banbury, Oxfordshire. (Banbury, Oxfordshire) Mrs Icolyn Smith. For services to Disadvantaged People in Cowley, Oxfordshire. (Oxford, Oxfordshire) Miss Jean Smith. District Nurse, Plean, Stirling. For services to Health Care. (Shotts, Lanarkshire) John William Lynes Smith. Prison Officer, HM Prison Hollesley Colony. (Suffolk) Michael Smith. Engineering manager, Backhoe Loaders, J.C. Bamford Excavators Ltd. For services to the community in Rocester, Staffordshire. (Rocester, Staffordshire) Stanley Patrick Smith. For services to the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, Norfolk. (Walsingham, Norfolk) Gerald Victor Smyth. For charitable services. (Co Down, Northern Ireland) Peter John Solley. Sergeant, Metropolitan Police. For services to the Police. (Kent) John Andrew Spence. For services to the community in Chelmsford, Essex. (Chelmsford, Essex) Mrs Judith Anne Spenceley. General Medical Practitioner, Inverness. For services to Health Care. (Inverness) John James Spencer. Higher Professional and Technology Officer, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. For services to Microwave Research. (Faringdon, Oxfordshire) James Francis Springford. Chairman's Official Driver, HM Board of Customs and Excise. (Basildon, Essex) Terence Arthur Spurr. Ambulanceman. For services to the Ambulance Service and to the community in London. (Dagenham, Essex) Mrs Brenda Penelope Pamela Steele. Local Officer 2, Benefits Agency, Department of Social Security. (Basildon, Essex) Mrs Sarah Elizabeth Stewart. For services to People with Learning Disabilities. (Portrush, Co Antrim) Denis Trevor Stockwell. For services to Tourism in Bedale, Yorkshire. (Bedale, North Yorkshire) Mrs Judith Gabrielle Stone. For services to Young People, especially Early Years Education. (Highgate, N6) Robert Arthur Stretton. Inspector, Leicestershire Constabulary. For services to the Police and to the community in Aylestone. (Leicester, Leicestershire) Mrs Marian Studd. For services to the community on the Isle of Sheppey. (Sheerness, Kent) Roger Summers. Prison Officer Band B, Scottish Prison Service. (Bishopbriggs, Dunbartonshire) Anthony Hugh Sutton. Lately Staff Ideas Co-ordinator, HM Prison Service. (Ashbourne, Derbyshire) James Swanston. For services to the Police. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) Samuel Sykes. For services to the National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders in Lambeth, London. (Croydon, Surrey) Sydney Talbot. For public service. (Co Down, Northern Ireland)

Alistair, Taylor. Chairman, Action for Research into Multiple Sclerosis, Wick. For services to Sufferers of Multiple Sclerosis in Caithness. (Caithness, Inverness) Gordon William Taylor. Lately head Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer, Public Health Laboratory, County Hospital, Hereford. For services to Public Health. (Hereford, Herefordshire) Derek James Thackwray. Postman. For services to the Post Office in Hockley, Essex. (Hockley, Essex) Gwilym Pryce Thomas. Chairman, Age Concern Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan. For services to Elderly People. (Cardiff) Bishop Martin Ruque Thomas. For services to Community Relations in Bedford. (Bedford, Bedfordshire) Raymond Thomas. Honorary secretary, St. Agnes Lifeboat Station, Cornwall. For services to the RNLI. (St Agnes, Cornwall) Mrs Joan Thomason. School Crossing Patrol, Balcombe, West Sussex. For services to Road Safety and to the community. (Balcombe, West Sussex) Mrs Jean Thomson. For services to the Angus Riding for the Disabled Group. (By Forfar, Angus) Mrs Doris Florence Thorogood. For services to the Citizens' Advice Bureau in Sedgefield, County Durham. (Aycliffe, County Durham) Mrs Doreen Tinker. For services to the community in Leeds. (Leeds, West Yorkshire) Miss Pamela Elizabeth Tracey. For services to the community, especially Disabled People, in Gloucestershire. (Gloucester, Gloucestershire) Mrs Alison, Jane Traska. For services to Standards in Education. (Nottingham, Nottinghamshire) Mrs Brenda Georgina Tregarthen. Young People's Development Officer, Portsmouth City Council. For services to the community in Portsea, Hampshire. (Portsmouth, Hampshire) Gillian Isabel, Lady Trevelyan. For services to the St. Albans Victim Support and Crown Court Witness Service, He rtfordshire. (St Albans, Hertfordshire) Artie Trezise. Performer, The Singing Kettle. For services to Children's Entertainment. (Kingskettle, Fife) Miss Kay Trolan. For services to People with Learning Disabilities. (Newtownards, County Down) Gerald Vincent Tyack. For services to the Royal Air Forces Association in Gloucestershire. (Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire) Oliver Tynan. For services to the Countryside and to Conservation. (Banbury, Oxfordshire)

Michael Upcroft. For services to the community, especially Health Care, in East Anglia. (Beccles, Suffolk)

Corky Vale. For services to the welfare of Drug Users. (Brighton, East Sussex) Mrs Penelope Vasey. General Dental Practitioner and Chair, Committee on Vocational Training in England and Wales. For services to Dental Training. (Sunderland, Tyne and Wear) Geoffrey Rutson Vere. For services to the community in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. (Ilkley, West Yorkshire) Mrs Valerie Enid Vine. For services to the Save The Children Fund in Barmouth, Gwynedd. (Barmouth, Gwynedd) Mrs Amice Hubback Vosper. For services to the community in Ruthin and District. (Near Denbigh, Denbighshire)

Miss Harriet Ellen Waddup. Church Organist. For services to the community in Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire. (Oxon, Buckinghamshire) Mrs Aileen Doris Walker. Chairman, Billingshurst Parish Council. For services to the community in Billingshurst, West Sussex. (Billingshurst, West Sussex) Jack Walker. Paperkeeper, HM Board of Inland Revenue. (Shipley, West Yorkshire) Sydney Walker. For services to Community Arts Education in Montrose, Angus. (Montrose, Angus) Mrs Elizabeth Wallis. For services to the Society of Indexers. (Richmond, Surrey) Robert Norman Walmsley. For services to the Police. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) Sam Robert Walters. Director, Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond, Surrey. For services to the Theatre. (Twickenham, Middlesex) John Holliday Wand. Founder, J. H. Wand Group. For services to the Electronics Industry. (Bourne, Lincolnshire) Anthony Peter Ward. Head of Airworthiness, Military Aircraft and Aerostructures, BAe. For services to the Aerospace Industry. (Preston, Lancashire) John Warr. Senior Facilities manager, Metropolitan Police. For services to the Police and to Young People. (Maidstone, Kent) Michael Francis Joseph Watson. For services to Prison Boards of Visitors. (Preston, Lancashire) John Michael Weaver. Lately Estates Services manager, Harrogate College, North Yorkshire. For services to Education. (Harrogate, North Yorkshire) John van Weenan. Executive director, Task Force Albania. For services to the Children of Albania. (Wollaston, Northamptonshire) Mrs Lorraine Weight. For services to the Woolhampton Primary School, Woolhampton, Berkshire. (Reading, Berkshire) James Erskine Weir. For services to Youth Football. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) William Weir. For charitable services to the community. (Belfast, Northern Ireland) Mrs Ann Georgina Wells. Assistant District commissioner, Cub Scouts. For services to Scouting in Thanet, Kent. (Margate, Kent) Mrs Ethel Margaret Florence Wheal. For services to the community on the Rose Hill Estate, Oxford. (Oxford, Oxfordshire) Jimmy White. For services to Snooker. (Surrey) Leslie James White. Lately Executive Officer, Contributions Agency , Department of Social Security. (Penrith, Cumbria) Miss Mairead Aine White. For services to Community Regeneration. (Co Down, Northern Ireland) Harold Raymond Whitley. Northern Line Project Stations manager, London Underground. For services to Public Transport and to Overseas Aid to Bosnia. (Langley, Berkshire) Ian Blair Wightman. For services to Deprived Communities in Dundee. (Broughty Ferry, Dundee) David Bryan Wilkins. Director, Eurogroup for Animal Welfare. For services to Animal Welfare. (Horsham, West Sussex) Eric Wilkins. For services to the Quarry Bank Mill Trust. (Near Wilmslow, Cheshire) John Jackson Willacy. Lately Sub Officer, Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service. For services to the Fire Service. (Nr Garstang, Lancashire) Charles Adolf Williams. For charitable services to the community in Yorkshire. (Barnsley, South Yorkshire) Walter McGillivray Williamson. Production Training Branch Leader, BP Oil, British Petroleum Company plc. For services to the Oil Industry. (Bo'ness, Edinburgh) David Willing. For services to the community in Findhorn, Moray. (Moray) Mrs Evelyn Agatha Willis. Personal secretary, Department of Trade and Industry. (Thornton Heath, Surrey) Adam James Wilson, JP. For services to Further Education. (Dungannon, Co Tyrone) Mrs Constance Mary Wilson. Resident manager, Condercum Court Sheltered Housing Scheme, Newcastle upon Tyne. For services to Housing. (Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear) Duncan Robertson Wilson. For services to Angling in Aberdeenshire. (Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire) Joseph Wilson. For services to the community in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. (Barry, Glamorgan) Mervyn Charles Winslade. For services to Farming and to the community in Somerset. (Bridgwater, Somerset) Mrs Jacqueline Carol Wood, JP. Non-Executive director, Dundee Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. For services to the NHS. Martin David Wood. For services to the Special Olympics. (Reading, Berkshire) Mrs Victoria Wood. For services to the Wiltshire and Swindon New Deal Steering Group. (Swindon, Wiltshire) Terence Woolhouse. Leader, Christ Church Youth Club, Sheffield. For services to Young People. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire) Mrs Patricia Woollard. Lately Personal secretary, Department for the Environment, Transport and the Regions. (Sandy, Bedfordshire) Mrs Sheila Kathleen Wormleighton. Member, St. Edmundsbury Borough Council. For services to the community in West Suffolk and to the Bury St. Edmunds Women's Aid Centre. (Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk) David Elliot Worrall. Infrastructure manager, Electronics Data Systems Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Winchester, Hampshire) Jack Worth. For services to the Ton Class Association. (Par, Cornwall) Desmond Wesley Scott Wright. Ploughing Tutor and Judge. For services to Agriculture. (Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland) Reginald Albert Charles Wrighton. For services to the community in Willenhall, West Midlands. (Willenhall, West Midlands) Henry Martin Wuga. For services to Sport for Disabled People. (Glasgow)

Tim Yau. For services to the Chinese community and to Community Relations. (London, W1V) Kai Kin Yung. For services to the National Portrait Gallery. (London, SW15).





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