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Friday, 31 December, 1999, 07:27 GMT
Famous and not so famous honoured

Ward Several Scottish health service workers were honoured

Knights Bachelor

John Brown (Glasgow) - For services to Ship Design in the 20th Century. Sean Thomas Connery, actor (California, USA) - For services to Film Drama. Sheriff Gerald Henry Gordon, CBE, QC, lately Sheriff of Glasgow and Strathkelvin (Giffnock) - For services to Scottish Law. Walter William Herbert (Laggan, Inverness) - For services to Polar Exploration. Professor David Philip Lane, FRS, FRS. E. (Fife) - For services to Medical Science, especially Cancer Research. Ian Robinson, chief executive, Scottish Power plc (Dunbartonshire) - For services to the Electricity Industry.

Order of the Bath (CB)

Edward William Frizzell, lately chief executive, Scottish Prison Service, Scottish Executive (Edinburgh)

Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Gordon Alexander Anderson, lately chairman, TSB Bank Scotland (Bearsden) - For services to the Financial Sector in Scotland. Professor David Tennent Baird, research professor in reproductive endocrinology (Edinburgh) - For services to Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Joyce Blair Deans, MBE (Bearsden) - For services to the Construction Industry. Andrew Maule Dewar-Durie, DL, lately chairman, Allied Distillers Ltd (Croftamie, Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to the Drinks Industry. Anne Marie Fagan, headteacher, John Ogilvie High School, Hamilton (Hamilton, Lanarkshire) - For services to Education Standards in Scotland. Kathleen Margaret Fairweather, H.M. chief inspector of Schools, Scottish Executive (Pencaitland, East Lothian) John Ernest Gibbons, chief architect, Scottish Executive (Pathhead, Midlothian) Professor Neil Hood, professor of business policy, University of Strathclyde (Hamilton, Lanarkshire) - For services to Business and Economic Development. Anne Jarvie, chief nursing officer for Scotland (Lenzie, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Health Care. Sally Kuenssberg, chairman, Scottish children's reporter administration (Glasgow) - For services to Child Welfare and Justice. Bashir Ahmed Maan, DL (Glasgow) - For services to Race Relations and to the community in Scotland. George Edward Watkins, chairman and managing director, Conoco Ltd (Aberdeen) - For services to the Oil and Gas Industry.


Alistair Grant Aitken, team leader, Qualifications for Work Team, Scottish Executive. (Currie, Midlothian) Arlette Banister, director, Ackergill Tower, Caithness (Wick, Caithness) - For services to Business and Tourism in the Highlands and Islands. William Barber, rector, Lossiemouth High School (Forres, Moray) - For services to secondary education. Stanley Ian Bernard, managing director, Sco-Fro Foods Ltd (Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire) - For services to the food industry. Raymond George Bisset, convener, Aberdeenshire Council (Inverurie, Aberdeenshire) - For services to Local Government. Professor Geoffrey Stewart Boulton, Regius Professor of Geology and Mineralogy, University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh) - For services to science and to higher education. Elizabeth Bridgeford, director of social work, Perth and Kinross Council (Perth, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Social Work Services. Professor Anthony Busuttil (Edinburgh) - For services to Forensic Pathology. Professor Dugald Cameron, lately director, Glasgow School of Art (Skelmorlie, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to Art and Design. John Park Campbell, chairman, Glenrath Farms Ltd (West Linton, Peeblesshire) - For services to the poultry industry. Penelope Jane Cousins (Glasgow) - For services to the Millennium Forests for Scotland Project. Robert Craig, director, Scottish Library Association (Hamilton, Lanarkshire) - For services to librarianship. Kathleen Mary Davies (Edinburgh)- For services to women's issues. Hugh Robertson Donald (Edinburgh) - For services to family mediation, Scotland. David William Duguid (Cairndow, Argyll and Bute) - For services to the Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen's Families Association in Glasgow. Frances Duncan, JP, Provost, Angus Council (by Forfar, Angus) - For services to local government. Joyce Cameron Ferguson, headteacher, Abercromby Primary School, Tullibody (Alloa, Clackmannan) - For services to Primary Education. Sandra Mary Grant (Glasgow)- For services to the Scottish Health Advisory Service. Professor Andrew Robert Grieve (Dundee) - For services to Dentistry. Professor John Hughes (Renfrewshire) - For services to Prosthetics and Orthotics Education and Training. Colin Moffat Hunter, chairman, Scottish Council, Royal College of General Practitioners (Westhill, Aberdeenshire) - For services to Primary Health Care. John Andrew Adam Hunter (by Linlithgow, West Lothian) - For services to rehabilitation medicine for people with disabilities. Charles McLachlan Husband, New Deal Co-ordinator, Scotland Employment Service, Department for Education and Employment (Balerno, Midlothian) Keith Allan Kirkpatrick, director of manufacturing and product improvement, Babcock Rosyth Defence Ltd (Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire) - For services to the defence industry. David Logan Laird, chairman, North East Regional Board, Scottish Natural Heritage (by Forfar, Angus) - For services to the Environment. Marcus Allan Liddle (Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to Young People. Mary Elizabeth Maureen Lundie, JP, lately matron, Erskine Hospital, Scotland .(Bishopton, Renfrewshire)- For services to Disabled Ex-Service Personnel. Derek Shepherd Marr, QFSM. firemaster, Tayside Fire Brigade (Broughty Ferry, Dundee) - For services to the fire service. Margaret Jean McCreadie, Grade 7, Department of Social Security (Irvine, Ayrshire and Arran) John Smith McDonald (Tomatin, Inverness) - For services to the whisky industry, particularly the Tomatin Distillery, Inverness-shire. Colin John Ignatius McGill, lately Officer in Charge, HM Board of Inland Revenue (Linlithgow, West Lothian) John Edward McIntyre, lately head of Preservation, National Library of Scotland (Linlithgow, West Lothian) - For services to libraries and archive preservation. Ian McNee, lately chairman, Parole Board for Scotland (Drem, East Lothian) - For services to criminal justice. Ian James Miller, lately secretary, Napier University (Edinburgh) - For services to Higher Education. Brian James Lundie Minto, vice-chairman, Scottish Qualifications Authority (Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Vocational Education and Training in Scotland. Steven Michael James Ovett, MBE (Castle Douglas, Dumfries) - For services to athletics. Simon Pepper, head, World Wide Fund for Nature (Aberfeldy, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Sustainable Development. Margaret McArthur Pollard, headteacher, Richmond Park, Glasgow (Pollokshields, Glasgow) - For services to pupils with special educational needs. Tessa Ransford, poet (Edinburgh)- For services to the Scottish Poetry Library. James Seton (Inverness) - For services to the Scottish Agricultural College. Hugh David McConnachie Speed, Non-Executive director, Northumbrian Water Group (Edinburgh) - For services to the Water Industry. Anne Stewart, headteacher, Raploch Primary School, Stirling (Buchlyvie, Stirling) - For services to education. George Taylor, lately Governor, H.M. Young Offenders' Institution Dumfries, Scottish Prison Service (Dumfries) Michael Underwood, managing director, GA Construction (Linlithgow, West Lothian) - For services to the construction industry and to building standards. Margaret Alison Vass, president, Chartered Institute of Housing (Blanefield, Glasgow) - For services to Housing. Garry Sanderson Watson, Scottish Legal Services Ombudsman (By Gorebridge, Midlothian) - For services to Users of Legal Services. Susan Elizabeth Williams, director of nursing, Greater Glasgow Health Board (Skelmorlie, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to the NHS.


Rutherford John Aitken (Paisley, Renfrewshire) - For services to the Lapwing Lodge Community Centre and to young people in Peesweep, Paisley. Vera Margaret Anderson (Aberdeen) - For services to guiding in Aberdeen. Margaret Mary Murray Archibald (Inverkeithing, Fife) - For services to the community in Inverkeithing, Fife. Colin Andrew David Baillie, assistant rector, Millburn Academy (Inverness) - For services to education and to Schools' Rugby in the North of Scotland. John Bannon, JP. Non-Executive Trustee, North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust (Knightswood, Glasgow) - For services to Patient Care and to the community. Joseph Barlas (Greenock, Renfrewshire) - For services to the Inverclyde Voluntary Council of Social Services. Graham Grosvenor Barnes, head, Electricity Trading (Scotland), British Energy (Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire) - For services to the Nuclear Industry. Hayden John Barrett (Ellon, Aberdeenshire) - For services to The Prince's Trust in Grampian and Shetland. Ronald Beasley, vice chairman, Visiting Committee, Polmont Young Offenders' Institution (Edinburgh) - For services to prisoners' welfare. William McNicol Beaugie (Dumfries)- For services to multiple sclerosis sufferers and their carers in the Scottish Borders. James More Bell, JP (Airdrie, Lanarkshire) - For services to patient care in Lanarkshire. John Robin Sinclair Bell, Scottish Charities Nominee (Edinburgh) - For services to Scottish Charities. Elizabeth Benson, lately production/training supervisor (Bellshill, Lanarkshire) - For services to Remploy in Motherwell, Lanarkshire. David Plunkett Black, BEM (Edinburgh) -For services to the Control of River Pollution in Scotland. Euphemia Stewart Black. lately headteacher, Achaleven Primary School, Argyllshire (Oban, Argyll and Bute) - For services to Education. Kay Brown (Glasgow) - For services to the Civil Service Retirement Fellowship in Glasgow. Frances Buckler, business improvement director (Troon, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to Rolls Royce plc. Catherine Euphemia Simpson Burgess (Campsie Glen, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Patient Welfare at Lennox Castle Hospital, Dunbartonshire. Robert Burns, commandant, Queen Street Company, Glasgow (Hamilton, Lanarkshire) - For services to the St Andrew's Ambulance Association. Michael Watt Christie (Stonehaven, Kincardineshire) - For services to patient welfare at Woodend Hospital, Stonehaven, Kincardineshire. William Walker Christie lately head of chemistry (West Ferry, Dundee) - For services to the Scottish Crop Research Institute. Jane Olwynne Clark, headteacher, Clippens School, Linwood, Renfrewshire (Stewarton, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to those with Special Educational Needs. Alan Gray Clouston (Orphir, Orkney) - For services to the Millennium Celebrations on the Orkney Islands. Robert Kenneth Connell manager, Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home (Edinburgh) - For services to Animal Welfare. Elizabeth Faith Cotter member, Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland (Aberfoyle, Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to Mental Welfare. Leslie MacDonald Craig (Furnace, Argyll and Bute) - For services to Piping and to the community in Inveraray, Argyllshire. Patricia Davis (Kirkcudbrightshire, Dumfries) - For services to head Injury Patients in Dumfries and Galloway. William Ramsay Dow director, Scottish Coal Ltd (Crossford, Fife) - For services to the Mining Industry in Scotland. Joan Dudley (Glasgow) - For services to the WRVS at the Rutherglen Maternity Hospital, Glasgow. James William Howieson Duncan (West Kilbride, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to Multiple Sclerosis Sufferers in Ayrshire. Elizabeth Jane Dunlop owner, Auchtermuchty Holiday Homes (Auchtermuchty, Fife) - For services to Tourism in Scotland. Nan Farquhar (Edinburgh) - For services to Housing and to the community in Edinburgh. Harry Flett (Dounby, Orkney) - For services to the Corrigall Farm Museum in Orkney. Margaret Flockhart (Edinburgh) - For services to People with Learning Disabilities and to Respite Care in Edinburgh. Carole Diane Ford higher executive officer, Child Support Agency, Department of Social Security (Stirling, Stirling and Falkirk) Allan Fotheringham (Inverbervie, Kincardineshire) - For services to the community in Inverbervie, Kincardineshire. John Neil Munro Frame (Edinburgh) - For services to the community and to Sport for Young People. Andrew Gemmell (Summerston, Glasgow) - For services to the community in Baldernock and Balmore, Glasgow. Geoffrey Munro Gill (Inverurie, Aberdeenshire) - For services to Scouting in the Gordon District, Aberdeenshire. Alistair Duncan Grassie general medical practitioner, Isle of Arran (Isle of Arran, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to Health Care. Veronica Grimley lately B1, Scottish Executive. (Polbeth, West Lothian) Harriet Haire (Clydebank, Dunbartonshire) - For services to the Trafalgar Housing Co-operative, Dalmuir, Clydebank. Cecily Henderson clinical services manager, Care of the Elderly, Lothian Primary Care NHS Trust (Edinburgh) - For services to Elderly People. Frank Langley Holmes (Edinburgh) - For services to the Development of Astronomical Instruments. Anne Merrilees Kahane (Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute) - For services to Archaeology. Thomas Kane court office Steward (Partick, Glasgow) - For services to the University of Glasgow. Moya Helen Kelly. general medical practitioner, Glasgow (Glasgow) - For services to Health Care. Mary Margaret Kennedy lately principal teacher of chemistry, Holyrood Secondary School (Glasgow) - For services to Education in Glasgow. Alastair David Campbell Kidd (Inverness) - For services to Disabled Sport. Muriel McKinlay Laing headteacher, Bishoploch Primary School (Milngavie, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Education. Capt John Norman Bairnson Leask deputy chief Pilot and Line Training Captain, Bristow/HMCG Search and Rescue Helicopter Unit, Shetland (Lerwick, Shetland) - For services to marine safety. Alexander John Lindsay supervisory technician, Mackie Academy (Inverurie, Aberdeenshire) - For services to education. Margaret Waugh Lothian (Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire) - For services to the Galloway Cattle Society. Geraldine Lynch (Dumfries) - For services to the Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages. Edith MacArthur actress (Edinburgh) - For services to Drama. Jean MacBeath chairman, Cromarty Courthouse Trust (Cromarty, Ross and Cromarty) - For services to the community in Cromarty. John Norman MacDonald retained station officer, Highland and Islands Fire Brigade (Stornoway, Isle of Lewis) - For services to the Fire Service and to the community. Jonathan MacDonald (Skye, Ross and Cromarty) - For services to Crofting and to the community in Kilmuir, Skye. Alice Aitken MacKenzie (Lenzie, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Save the Children in Kirkintilloch. David Henry Manson partner, Doig and Smith (Milngavie, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Surveying in the construction industry in Scotland. Elizabeth Martin (Ayr, Ayrshire and Arran) - For services to the community in Ayr. James Paterson Martin chauffeur to the First Minister, Scottish Executive (Edinburgh) Douglas Scott Matheson (Crieff, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Art and Design Education. Anna McGlone (Coatbridge, Lanarkshire) - For services to St. Monica's Girls' Club, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Douglas Scott McKay special constable, Lothian and Borders Police Force (Balerno, Midlothian) - For services to the community. Kenneth Gordon McKenzie. principal teacher of Guidance, Northfield Academy (Aberdeen) - For services to Education and School's Sport in Aberdeen. Violet Easton McKinlay secretary to the Chief Constable, Strathclyde Police Force (Townhead, Glasgow) - For services to the Police. George Brown McLaughlin lately audio visual technician, University of Aberdeen (Aberdeen) - For services to Students and Education. William Neish McMartin sub-officer, Central Scotland Fire Brigade (Falkirk, Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to the Fire Service and to the International Rescue Corps. Capt Niall A. McNab honorary secretary, Montrose Lifeboat Station, Angus (Montrose, Angus) - For services to the RNLI. Andrew Crawford Meiklejohn (Falkirk, Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to the Boys' Brigade in Falkirk. Georgina Murphy (Glasgow) - For services to Handicapped Children in Glasgow. Herbert Murray musician and composer (Lang Stracht, Aberdeen) - For services to Traditional Scottish Music. Henry Charles Neil (Murthly, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Choral Music in Perthshire. Frances Nelson chair, Dundee Federation Tenants Association (Dundee) - For services to Housing Tenants in Dundee. Judith Nicol director, Tweed Foundation and Clerk, River Tweed Commissioners (Roxburgh, Borders) - For services to Fishery Management. Francis O'Neill telecommunications manager, Argyll and Clyde Acute Hospitals NHS Trust (Greenock, Renfrewshire) - For services to Telecommunications in the NHS. Nancy Lilias Genevieve Ovens (Edinburgh) - For services to vocational education and training in sport, recreation and playwork. James Andrew Owens firefighter, Strathclyde Fire Brigade (Greenock, Renfrewshire) - For charitable services in Port Glasgow. Elizabeth Mary Lamberton Park (Aberdeen) - For services to Grampian Health Board. John Stanley Philp links superintendent, Carnoustie Golf Club (Carnoustie, Angus) - For services to golf. William Dick Pryde (By Kelty, Fife) - For services to Kingdom Housing Association, Fife. Brian Andrew Rae research manager, Greater Glasgow Primary Care NHS Trust (Cumbernauld, Glasgow) - For services to psychiatric patients. Alistair Woodrow Ramsay director, Scotland Against Drugs (Newlands, Glasgow) - For services to the Prevention of Drug Misuse. Hugh Reid senior chief dental technician, Lanarkshire Healthcare NHS Trust (Motherwell, Lanarkshire) - For services to dentistry. Kenneth Reid sub-Officer, Fife Fire and Rescue Service (St Andrew's, Fife) - For services to the Fire Service and to the community in St. Andrew's. Margaret Needham Robbie, lately personal secretary, Scottish Executive (Edinburgh) Staveley Roberts (Kilcreggan, Argyll and Bute) - For services to Yachting. Joan Elizabeth Ross, JP (Invergordon, Ross and Cromarty) - For services to Business and to the community in Alness, Ross-shire. Marjory Russell, chairperson, visiting committee, Cornton Vale Young Offenders' Institution (Bridge of Allan, Stirling and Falkirk) - For services to Prisoner Welfare and to the community. David Clark Simpson (Johnshaven, Kincardineshire) - For services to the community in Johnshaven, Kincardineshire. Norman Murray Simpson. Trustee and Honorary Treasurer, Seagull Trust - (Edinburgh) For services to Disabled and Disadvantaged People. Iain Masson Smart (Isle of Skye, Ross and Cromarty) - For services to the community on the Isle of Skye. Robert Rennie Smith team leader, Arrochar Mountain Rescue Team (Arrochar, Dunbartonshire) - For services to mountain rescue. John Raoul Wilmot Stansfeld - (Montrose, Angus). For services to the YMCA in Montrose, Angus. Alastair James Stewart (Aberdeen) - For services to the Grampian Fire Brigade. Kathleen Marr Stewart, headteacher, Barry Primary School, Carnoustie (Barnhill, Dundee) - For services to Education. Daphne Grace Suttle, JP (Penicuik, Midlothian) - For services to the community and to Elderly People in Penicuik, Midlothian. Hamish Tait (Milngavie, Dunbartonshire) - For services to the Water Service in Glasgow. Judy Alison Taylor (Balloch, Dunbartonshire) - For services to Critical Care in the UK and Nepal. William Thompson - (Ballachulish, Argyll and Bute) For services to the Millennium Dome. Agnes Urquhart (Glencarse, Perth and Kinross) - For services to Health Charities and to the community in Glencarse, Perth. Margaret Scott Walker (Eyemouth, Berwickshire) - For services to the community in Eyemouth, Berwickshire. Lex Blyth Watson (Giffnock, Glasgow) - For services to scouting, particularly for handicapped young people, in Scotland. Robert McLellan Watson (Castle Douglas, Dumfries) - For services to meteorology in Dumfries and Galloway. Dr Jessie Lovie Watt, lately Crofters' commissioner (Insch, Aberdeenshire) - For services to Crofting and to Agriculture in Shetland and Orkney. Norman Watt, lately Senior Steward, Edinburgh Castle, Scottish Executive (Edinburgh) Julie Bernadette Watters, health visitor (Wishaw, Lanarkshire) - For services to Health Visiting and to the Promotion of Breastfeeding in Lanarkshire. Douglas G. Williamson member, Rail Users' Consultative Committee for Scotland (Lumsden by Huntley, Aberdeenshire) - For services to Consumers in Scotland. Elizabeth Cameron Willsher (St Andrews, Fife) - For services to the Recording of Scotland's Graveyard Monuments. May Catherine Wilson (Perthshire, Perth and Kinross) - For services to War Pensioners and War Widows. Ian Wright (Shirley, Croydon, Surrey) - For services to Association Football. (Clubs include West Ham, Notts Forest, Arsenal, Crystal Palace, Celtic.) Donald Nichol Wylie (Dumfries)- For services to the Dumfries Rugby Club. Helen Elizabeth Wyllie, Chairman, League of Hospital Friends, Inverclyde Royal Hospital (Greenock, Renfrewshire) - For services to Patient Welfare.

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