Sussex people recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

A NUMBER of leading Sussex figures have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List today (Saturday June 11).

They are:


Paul Anderson. For services to Special Olympics Great Britain. (Winchelsea, East Sussex)

Professor Richard Lane. Formerly director of Science, Natural History Museum. For services to Museums. (Billingshurst, West Sussex)

Capt Victor Richard Law. For voluntary service to St. John Ambulance. (Burgess Hill, West Sussex)

Ian Moncrieff Lowrie. Chief executive, Adur District Council and Worthing Borough Council. For services to Local Government in West Sussex. (Brighton, East Sussex)

Stephen Rumsey. For services to Nature Conservation. (Winchelsea, East Sussex)

Ms Samantha Taylor-Wood. Artist and Photographer. For services to the Arts. (London, NW1) (Raised in Sussex)


Ms Deborah Browett. Formerly Chair, Spectrum Support Network, Home Office. (Lancing, West Sussex)

Mark Bernard Cutler. For services to Maxillofacial Prosthetics. (Ashurst Wood, West Sussex)

Thomas John Ebdon, DL. For services to the community in Sussex. (Horsham, West Sussex)

John Noel Fieldus. For charitable services to the Spinal Injuries Association. (Hastings, East Sussex)

Acting Maj James Sneyd Fotheringham. Sussex Army Cadet Force.

Mrs Julie Hilda Kirby. Foster Carer, Children’s Family Trust, Worcestershire. For services to Families. (Uckfield, East Sussex)

Dr Tim Lucas. For services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People. (Peacehaven, East Sussex)

Eric James Walter MacKie. For services to the community in East Grinstead, West Sussex. (East Grinstead, West Sussex)

Robert Henry McClure Mitchell. Formerly chairman, Board of Trustees, Concordia, East Sussex. For services to Young People. (Sevenoaks, Kent)

Malcolm Brian Paris. Chairman, Abbeyfield Brighton and Hove and Abbeyfield Sussex Weald Societies. For services to Older People. (Hove, East Sussex)

Brian Pike. For services to the Construction Industry. (Crawley, West Sussex)

Michael Guist Roberts. Chairman, English Wine Producers. For services to the Drinks Industry. (Hassocks, East Sussex)

Nigel Christopher Alford Searle. Train Service Development manager, Southern Railway. For services to the Rail Industry. (Arundel, West Sussex)

Mrs Margaret Edith Skinner. For voluntary service to St. John Ambulance in Sussex. (Halisham, East Sussex)

Ms Leigh Spiers. Formerly director of Volunteering, Art Fund. For services to the Arts. (Haywards Heath, West Sussex)

Michael John Staff. For services to the Abbeyfield Society and to the community in East Sussex. (Alfriston, East Sussex)

Mrs Megan Dorothy Ivy Traice. For services to the community in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex. (East Sussex)

Cuthbert Hugh Williams. For voluntary service to Black and Minority Ethnic People in Brighton and Hove. (Brighton, East Sussex)

William Wisden. Photographer. For services to Art. (Brighton, East Sussex)