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Friday, 31 December, 1999, 01:53 GMT
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Peter Kirkham, Policy Adviser, VAT Policy Analysis and Formulation, H.M. Board of Customs and Excise. (Horsham, West Sussex)
Keith Allan Kirkpatrick, Director of Manufacturing and Product Improvement, Babcock Rosyth Defence Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire)
Mark Knopfler, Guitarist and Songwriter. For services to Music. (London, SW3)
Douglass Ian Knowles, Lately Grade 7, Ministry of Defence. (Cheddar, Somerset)
David Logan Laird, Chairman, North East Regional Board, Scottish Natural Heritage. For services to the Environment. (By Forfar, Angus)
Peter Lampl, Chairman, Sutton Trust. For services to Access to Higher Education. (London, SW19)
John Bryan Lavelle, For services to the Institute of Public Relations. (London, SE5)
Jean Marie Maurice Le Guen, Grade 6, Health and Safety Executive, Department of the Environment, Transport, and the Regions. (London, SE3)
Donald Francis Leeper, Director, Building Services Research and Information Association. For services to the Construction Industry. (Esher, Surrey)
Leonard Stephen Levy, Head of Toxicology and Risk Assessment Group, Medical Research Council Institute of Environment and Health. For services to Health and Safety. (Solihull, West Midlands)
Marcus Allan Liddle, For services to Young People. (Stirling and Falkirk)
George Lindsay, Engineering Technology Projects manager, AstraZeneca plc. For services to the promotion of Combined Heat and Power. (Huddersfield, West Yorkshire)
Robert Peter Lisney, Head of Management Resources, Environment Group, Hampshire County Council. For services to Sustainable Waste Management. (Chandlers Ford, Hampshire)
Robert Frankland Little, For services to the NHS and to the community in Nottingham. (Nottingham, Nottinghamshire)
Peter Huw Llewelyn, Member, Gwalia Housing Society. For services to the Housing Association Movement in Wales. (Langland, Swansea)
Christopher Lloyd, Journalist. For services to Horticulture. (Rye, East Sussex)
Ms Anne Elizabeth Longfield, Chief executive, Kids' Club Network. For services to Young People. (London, SE22)
Professor Michael Henry Loretto, For services to Materials Science and to Technology Transfer. (Birmingham, West Midlands)
Mrs. Eileen Lowe, For services to the Carers' National Association in London. (London, E16)
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Maureen Lundie, JP Lately Matron, Erskine Hospital, Scotland. For services to Disabled Ex-Service Personnel. (Bishopton, Renfrewshire)
John Neville Lunn, For services to Anaesthesia. (Chepstow, Monmouthshire)
Mrs. Christine Mabey, Lately secretary and Clerk to the Governors, Birkbeck College. For services to Higher Education. (London, N5)
Mrs. Norma Machell, Deputy Headteacher, Scarcroft Primary School, York. For services to Education. (York, North Yorkshire)
Colin William Maclean, Director general, Meat and Livestock Commission. For services to the British Meat and Livestock Industry. (Reading, Berkshire)
Jeremy Harold Manuel, For services to the Gauchers Association. (London, NW11)
Derek Shepherd Marr, QFSM Firemaster, Tayside Fire Brigade. For services to the Fire Service. (Broughty Ferry, Dundee)
William James Masterson, For services to Further and Higher Education. (Newry, Down)
The Rev Andrew Mawson, For services to the community in Bromley-By-Bow, London. (London, E9)
John Maxfield, JP For services to the Administration of Justice in Bedfordshire. (Cranfield, Bedfordshire)
Peter Stewart Maxwell, For services to the Research Councils. (Highworth, Wiltshire)
Mrs. Carole Ann Mayers, For services to the WRVS, especially for Disaster Relief. (Wickham Bishops, Essex)
Mrs. Anna McCabe, For services to Nursing. (Belfast)
Brian Godfrey McClelland, For services to the Police Service. (Bangor, Down)
Peter David Godfrey McCormick, Vice president, Duke of Edinburgh Award. For charitable services. (Kirby Overblow, North Yorkshire)
Mrs. Margaret Jean McCreadie, Grade 7, Department of Social Security. (Irvine, Ayrshire and Arran)
John Smith McDonald, For services to the Whisky Industry, particularly the Tomatin Distillery, Inverness-shire. (Tomatin, Inverness)
Colin John Ignatius McGill, Lately Officer in Charge, HM Board of Inland Revenue. (Linlithgow, West Lothian)
Mrs. Aideen McGinley, For services to the Northern Ireland Millennium Company. (Enniskillen, Fermanagh)
Edward Brian McGinnis, Special Adviser, MENCAP. For services to People with Learning Disabilities. (Croydon, Surrey)
Mrs. Mary Teresa McGowan, Senior Tutor, University of Warwick. For services to Continuing Education. (Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire)
Robert Barnett McGregor, For services to the New Deal in South Derbyshire. (Derby, Derbyshire)
Francis Oliver McGurrin, Deputy chief executive and chief Nurse. For services to the Mayday Hospital, Croydon, Surrey. (Banstead, Surrey)
John Edward McIntyre, Lately head of Preservation, National Library of Scotland. For services to Libraries and Archive Preservation. (Linlithgow, West Lothian)
Mrs. Marion North-McNamara, Director, Laban Centre, London. For services to Dance. (London, WC1B)
Ian McNee, Lately chairman, Parole Board for Scotland. For services to Criminal Justice. (Drem, East Lothian)
Ian Brice McQuiston, For services to the National Trust and to Conservation. (Bangor, Down)
Bharat Mehta, Clerk to the Trustees, City Parochial Foundation, London. For services to the National Schizophrenia Fellowship. (London, N13)
Ian James Miller, Lately secretary, Napier University. For services to Higher Education. (Edinburgh)
Thomas James Milligan, Field Operations manager South, B.T. For services to the Telecommunications Industry.
Brian James Lundie Minto, Vice-chairman, Scottish Qualifications Authority. For services to Vocational Education and Training in Scotland. (Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross)
Ashwin Govindbhai Mistry, Director, Leicestershire Training and Enterprise Council and Leicestershire Careers and Guidance Service Ltd. For services to Training and Careers Guidance. (Oadby, Leicestershire)
Geoffrey Bentley Mitchell, For services to Financial Reporting. (Tunbridge Wells, Kent)
Lawrence Montagu, Headteacher, St. Peter's High School, Gloucester. For services to Education. (Tuffley, Gloucestershire)
Michael Oscar Moore, Director, Environmental Services, North Yorkshire County Council. For services to Highways and Civil Engineering. (Northallerton, North Yorkshire)
Denys Malcolm Morgan, For services to Local Government and to Civil Engineering in Wales. (Gower, Swansea)
Professor Alun Owen Morris, Professor of Mathematics, University of Wales, Aberystwyth. For services to Higher Education. (Aberystwyth, Ceredigion)
David Roger Morris, Lately Treasurer, Association of Charitable Foundations. For services to the Voluntary Sector. (Liverpool, Merseyside)
Miss Elizabeth Mary Morris, For services to Polar Science. (Cambridge, Cambridgeshire)
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Moxon, Grade 6, Home Office. (Elstead, Surrey)
Miss Angela Chiowoniso Muchatuta, Director of Patient Services, Bedfordshire and Luton Community NHS Trust. For services to Nursing. (Thrapston, Northamptonshire)
Irek Mukhamedov, Dancer. For services to Dance. (Gt. Billington, Bedfordshire)
Edward Murphy, Chief executive, Liverpool Council for Voluntary Service. For services to Regeneration. (Liverpool, Merseyside)
Liam Neeson, Actor. For services to Drama. (NY10023, USA)
Mrs. Shirley Nolan, For services to the Anthony Nolan Bone Marrow Trust. (Adelaide, Australia)
Barry Francis Norman, Inspector, Social Services Inspectorate, Department of Health. (Godalming, Surrey)
Grania Meve Phipps, Dowager Marchioness of Normanby, For services to the community, especially the Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby, North Yorkshire. (Whitby, North Yorkshire)
Professor Patricia Nuttall, Director, Natural Environment Research Council Institute of Virology and Environmental Microbiology. For services to Environmental Science and Policy. (Abingdon, Oxfordshire)
Miss Judith Miriam Oakes, MBE For services to Athletics. (Birmingham, West Midlands)
Mrs. Gloria Oates, DL Chief executive, Oldham NHS Trust. For services to Health Care. (Ramsbottom, Lancashire)
Steven Michael James Ovett, MBE For services to Athletics. (Castle Douglas, Dumfries)
Mrs. Valerie Owens, For services to the Probation Service. (Dundonald, Belfast)
Ramon Pajares, Managing director, Savoy Group of Hotels. For services to the Hotel Industry. (London, SW1X)
Mrs. Ann Parker, For services to the Development of Psychosexual Medicine in Wales. (Abergavenny, Gwent)
Mrs. Susan Anne Scott-Parker, Chief executive, Employers' Forum on Disability. For services to Disabled People. (London, SE1)
John Brian Pearce, Director, Inter-Faith Network. For Services to Inter-Faith Relations and to the Millennium Celebrations. (London, SE21)
Professor Brian Leonard Pentecost, For services to the British Heart Foundation. (Birmingham, West Midlands)
Simon Pepper, Head, World Wide Fund for Nature (Scotland). For services to Sustainable Development. (Aberfeldy, Perth and Kinross)
Miss Annabel Clare Pillman, Head, Millennium Unit, Department for Culture, Media and Sport. (London, SE5)
Courtney Pine, For services to Jazz Music. (North Harrow, Middlesex)
Mrs. Traudi Gerta Regina Plesch, MBE For charitable services to the community in Staffordshire. (Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire)
Mrs. Margaret McArthur Pollard, Headteacher, Richmond Park, Glasgow. For services to Pupils with Special Educational Needs. (Pollokshields, Glasgow)
Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Powell, Practice Nurse, St. Helens and Knowsley Health Authority. For services to Primary Care. (Wigan, Lancashire)
Jon Andrew Power, Grade 6, Department for Education and Employment. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)
Simon John Preston, Organist. For services to Music. (Tunbridge Wells, Kent)
Kenneth John Pritchard, Chief Education Adviser, West Sussex County Council. For services to Education. (Bognor Regis, West Sussex)
Peter John Purton, For services to the Wine Standards Board of the Vintners' Company. (Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire)
John Andrew Rankin, Farmer. For services to Agriculture. (Newtonards, Down)
Mrs. Tessa Ransford, Poet. For services to the Scottish Poetry Library. (Edinburgh)
Brian Martin Neville Rata, For charitable services to Addenbrooke's Hospital N.H.S. Trust. (Bedford, Bedfordshire)
David Alexander Ravey, For services to the Welsh National Board for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting. (Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan)
Brian Idris Rees, Consultant Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff. For services to Medicine. (Cardiff)
The Rt Rev Gavin Hunter Reid, Chairman, Archbishops' Millennium Advisory Group. For services to the Millennium Celebrations. (Ashford, Kent)
Professor Andrew Gordon Renwick, For services to the UK Medicines Licensing Authority and to Pharmacology. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Keith Edmund Reynolds, Chairman, Park Lane College Corporation, Leeds. For services to Further Education. (Leeds, West Yorkshire)
David William Hugh Richards, President, Welsh Council, National Farmers' Union. For services to Agriculture. (Llanelli, Carmarthenshire)
Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Richards, Headteacher, Manselton Primary School, Swansea. For services to Education. (Fforestfach, Swansea)
William Samuel Clive Richards, For charitable services. (Ullingswick, Herefordshire)
Andrew George Rickman, Designer, Millennium Product. For services to Home Computing. (Marlborough, Wiltshire)
Miss Jennifer Storm Ritchie, Grade 7, Department of Social Security. (Ouston, Durham)
Ms Rosemary Roberts, Director, Peers Early Education Partnership. For services to Early Years Education in Oxford. (Oxford, Oxfordshire)
Roger Leon Robinson, JP For services to the community, particularly Disabled People, in London. (London, N6)
The Hon Mrs Susan Roe, For services to the Woods on Your Doorstep Project. (Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire)
Colin Cyril Rollinson, Assisting Team Leader, H.M. Board of Inland Revenue. (Maidstone, Kent)
Miss Ann Rossiter, Proprietor, H. Bronnley and Company Ltd. For services to the Toiletries Industry. (London, W8)
Mrs. Patti Rundall, Policy director, Baby Milk Action. For services to Infant Nutrition. (Cambridge, Cambridgeshire)
Ian Paul Rutter, General Medical Practitioner, West Yorkshire. For services to Health Care. (Bingley, West Yorkshire)
Stuart Courtney Lewis Saunders, Headteacher, Ysgol Rhydygors, Carmarthen. For services to Special Educational Needs. (White Mill, Carmarthenshire)
Alan Sayles, For services to the Farleigh Hospice and to the Hospice Movement. (Chelmsford, Essex)
Miss Romilda Scannelli, Mathematics Teacher, Uplands Community College, Wadhurst. For services to Education. (Rotherfield, East Sussex)
Mrs. Jill Audrey Scott, JP, DL For services to St. John Ambulance. (Kings Lynn, Norfolk)
Miss Veronica June Selio, Registrar, Employment Appeal Tribunal, Department of Trade and Industry. (East Molesey, Surrey)
James Seton, For services to the Scottish Agricultural College. (Inverness)
Brian Leonard Edward Seymour, For services to the Sea Cadet Corps in London. (Brentwood, Essex)
Samir Shah, For services to Equal Opportunities in Broadcasting. (London, SW18)
Brig Ian Richard Duff Shapter, DL For services to the Territorial, Auxiliary and Volunteer Reserve Association in North West England. (Hightown, Merseyside)
Neville Anthony Donald Sharvell, Director and Company secretary, IMS Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Guildford, Surrey)
Marcus David Shaw, Head of Operations, Central Unit, Home Office. (Felpham, West Sussex)
Daniel Jude Sheridan, Special Adviser, Market Regulation, the Stock Exchange. For services to the Stock Exchange. (Petts Wood, Kent)
Ms Maeve Sherlock, Director, National Council for One Parent Families. For services to the elimination of Child Poverty. (London, N4)
Ross Michael Shimmon, Lately chief executive, Library Association. For services to Librarianship and Information Provision. (The Hague, Netherlands)
Martin William Shreeve, Director, Better Government for Older People Programme. For services to Elderly People. (Wolverhampton, West Midlands)
Leslie Albert Sigrist, Grade 6, Ministry of Defence. (Evercreech, Somerset)
Professor Hugh Richard Silverman, For services to the Development of Cardiff Bay. (Bristol)
Alan Francis Simpson, Writer. For services to Television Comedy Drama. (Petts Wood, Kent)
Miss Jennifer Linda Simpson, For services to the Development of Medical Management in the NHS. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)
Capt Patrick Buxton Mitford-Slade, For services to the Officers' Association. (Hook, Hampshire)
Brian Albert Smith, Senior manager, Royal Mint. (Penfai, Bridgend)
Ms Elizabeth Smith, National Officer, TUC Learning Services. For services to Lifelong Learning. (Liverpool, Merseyside)
Brig John Graham Holmes-Smith, For services to the Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen's Families Association and to Child Welfare. (Aldershot, Hampshire)
Roger Drummond Smith, For services to the Millennium Seed Bank. (Henfield, West Sussex)
Miss Susanna Smith, For services to OXFAM. (Oxford, Oxfordshire)
Matthew Raymond Snoddy, Media Editor, The Times. For services to Journalism. (Hillingdon, Middlesex)
Timothy Leonard Spall, Actor. For services to Drama. (London, W1P)
Hugh David McConnachie Speed, Non-Executive director, Northumbrian Water Group. For services to the Water Industry. (Edinburgh)
John Damian Spurling, For charitable services. (London, W1H)
Ms Alison Steadman, Actress. For services to Drama. (London, N6)
John Stephenson, Designer, Millennium Product. For services to the Computer Animation Industry. (London, N19)
Miss Anne Stewart, Headteacher, Raploch Primary School, Stirling. For services to Education. (Buchlyvie, Stirling)
Ms Helen Elizabeth Stone, Chairman, Construction Industry Council Equal Opportunities Task Force. For services to Promoting Equal Opportunities in the Construction Industry. (London, WC2H)
Professor Richard Susskind, For services to the use of IT in Law and to the Administration of Justice. (Radlett, Hertfordshire)
David Anthony Tate, For services to the Business/Community Links in East London. (Crowborough, East Sussex)
Professor Christopher John Taylor, For services to Foresight and to Health Care. (Stockport, Cheshire)
George Taylor, Lately Governor, H.M. Young Offenders' Institution Dumfries, Scottish Prison Service. (Dumfries)
John Derek Terry, Chief Fire Officer. For services to the Avon Fire Brigade. (Almondsbury, Bristol)
William John Tester, Vice chairman, The Royal British Legion Poppy Factory Ltd. For services to Ex-Servicemen and Women. (Welling, Kent)
Mrs. Gillian Thomas, Chief executive. For services to the atBristol Project. (London, W8)
Mrs. Tanni Carys Davina Grey-Thompson, MBE For services to Disabled Sport. (Birmingham, West Midlands)
Miss Anne Catherine Thurston, For services to Public Administration in Africa. (Lower Sunbury, Middlesex)
Miss Jayne Torvill, MBE For services to Ice Skating. (Heathfield, East Sussex)
Robert Brian Turner, Technical director, Graseby Dynamics Ltd. For services to the Defence Industry. (Chesham, Buckinghamshire)
Timothy Charles Twining, Head, Clinical Psychology Service, Cardiff Community Healthcare NHS Trust. For services to Healthcare. (Creigiau, Cardiff)
Michael Underwood, Managing director, GA Construction. For services to the Construction Industry and to Building Standards. (Linlithgow, West Lothian)
Mrs. Margaret Alison Vass, President, Chartered Institute of Housing. For services to Housing. (Blanefield, Glasgow)
Michael Alexander Venables, Political Adviser, Kosovo, Ministry of Defence. (Andover, Hampshire)
Ms Beryl Frances Vertue, Chairman, Hartswood Films. For services to Independent Television Production. (London, W11)
Professor Michael Douglas Allen Vickers, Chairman, North Glamorgan NHS Trust. For services to Health Care in Wales. (Cardiff)
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Villiers, Editor of Debates, House of Lords. (Nr Sittingbourne, Kent)
Rex Ashley Walford, Lately Lecturer in Geography and Education, University of Cambridge. For services to Geographical Scholarship. (Newnham, Cambridgeshire)
Thomas Gordon Walker, For services to Science. (Didcot, Oxfordshire)
Robin Wallace, Lately chief Engineer, Eagle Star Insurance. For services to Industrial Health and Safety. (Knowle, West Midlands)
Garry Sanderson Watson, Scottish Legal Services Ombudsman. For services to Users of Legal Services. (By Gorebridge, Midlothian)
Keith Leonard Weller, Head, Qualifications Division, Qualifications and Curriculum Authority. For services to Education. (London, N14)
Christopher John Wilkinson, For services to Architecture. (London, SE21)
Professor David Arnold Williams, For services to Astrophysical Chemistry. (Barnet, Hertfordshire)
David Michael Williams, Chief executive, Swansea NHS Trust. For services to Health Care in Wales. (Mayals, Swansea)
Ms Mary Williams, Executive director, Brake. For services to Road Safety. (Huddersfield, Yorkshire)
Ms Susan Elizabeth Williams, Director of Nursing, Greater Glasgow Health Board. For services to the NHS. (Skelmorlie, Ayrshire and Arran)
Denis Henry Wilson, JP For services to Higher Education. (Belfast)
Lt Col John Lawrence Wilson, DL For services to the community, especially the St. John Ambulance Brigade, in Leicestershire. (Leicester, Leicestershire)
Mrs. June Wilson, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cancer Care and Chemotherapy Unit, Stoke Mandeville Hospital. For services to Cancer Care. (Buckingham, Buckinghamshire)
Ms Marlene Clair Blauer Winfield, Acting head of Strategy, National Consumer Council. For services to Civil Justice Reforms. (London, NW5)
Mrs. Heather McNeil Wing, Head of Inspection and Registration, Surrey Social Services Department. For services to Social Services. (Bracknell, Berkshire)
The Reverend Canon Diana Katharine Witts, General secretary. For services to the Church Mission Society. (Richmond, Surrey)
Mrs. Mary Wondrausch, Potter. For services to Art. (Guildford, Surrey)
Paul Evans Wood, President, National Association of Valuation Tribunals. For services to Local Government. (Sheffield, South Yorkshire)
Miss Barbara Woroncow, Lately president, Museums Association. For services to Museums. (Leeds, West Yorkshire)
Peter Richard Worrall, Grade 6, Ministry of Defence. (Chippenham, Wiltshire)
Miss Judith Angela Wrighton, Deputy Ceremonial Officer, Cabinet Office. (Basingstoke, Hampshire)
William Raymond Wyrill, For services to Lincolnshire County Council and to the community in Lincolnshire. (Lincoln, Lincolnshire)
Saeed Zahedi, Designer, Millennium Product. For services to the Prosthetics Industry. (Guildford, Surrey)
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