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2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours List Released

2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours List Released

Her Majesty the Queen has recognized the following people in her annual Birthday Honours List:  Sir Edward Zacca, Mrs. Deborah Jean Jones, Dr. John William Cann, Mr. James Frank Amos, Mrs. Judith Vernell Burgess, Mr. Alan David Frith, and Mr. Stuart Jackson Hayward. Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St GeorgeThe Rt. Hon. Sir Edward... Read more of this article

Queen’s Certificate Nomination Deadline: May 29

Queen’s Certificate Nomination Deadline: May 29

Government House and the Cabinet Office today reminded the public that 29th May 2015, is the deadline to nominate members of the community for Her Majesty the Queen’s Certificate and Badge of Honour. Governor George Fergusson stated, “The Queen’s Certificate and Badge of Honour are awarded twice each year, on New Year’s Day and in June to commemorate... Read more of this article

Nominations Open For Queen’s Honours List

Nominations Open For Queen’s Honours List

Government House and the Cabinet Office said they are “encouraging the public to nominate worthy members of the community for recognition in Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List. A spokesperson said, “Honours are awarded to individuals who have made outstanding achievements in public life or committed themselves to serving... Read more of this article

Spurlings Recognised in New Year’s Honours

Spurlings Recognised in New Year’s Honours

[Updated] Her Majesty the Queen has recognized Richard Spurling and Jane Spurling in her New Year’s Honours List 2015.Mr. Richard Dudley Spurling: For services to Bermuda. Richard Spurling comes from a family where service to the community was always expected and upheld and service to the community of St. George’s and St. David’s has been... Read more of this article

2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours List Revealed

2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours List Revealed

Her Majesty the Queen has recognized former Premier Paula Cox, Rev. Dr. Conway Simmons, Mr. Graham Pewter and Mr. Richard Bascome Jr in the 2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Ms Cox was named Commander of the British Empire, while Rev. Dr. Simmons Mr. Pewter, and Mr. Bascome were awarded Queen’s Certificates and Badges of Honour. From left... Read more of this article

Four Named In Queen’s New Year Honours List

Four Named In Queen’s New Year Honours List

Her Majesty the Queen has recognized Louise Jackson, Stan “Lord Necktie” Seymour, Kathleen Ester Ford and David Michael Thompson in her New Years Honours List 2014. Former MP Louise Jackson was honoured for her public service and service to seniors, Stan “Lord Necktie” Seymour for his service in tourism and the arts, Kathleen Ester Ford for... Read more of this article

Raleigh’s Mike Spurling Receives MBE Award

Raleigh’s Mike Spurling Receives MBE Award

Michael Spurling, the founder of Raleigh Bermuda, recently received his MBE from Prince Charles in recognition for his role in making the organisation a success. As noted on the group’s website, “Mike Spurling’s award recognises the seminal role he has played in Youth Development through setting up Raleigh Bermuda. He received his... Read more of this article

Bermudians Honoured On Queen’s Birthday List

Bermudians Honoured On Queen’s Birthday List

The 2013 Queen Birthday Honours List has been released, with former Premier Alex Scott, Clem Talbot, Michael Spurling, Calvin Ming, Raymond Ming and Joan Blades all being honoured. Mr. Alexander Scott, CBE – For services to Bermuda.Official Bio: The Hon. W. Alexander Scott’s public service and political has career has spanned more than three... Read more of this article

Three Named To Queen’s New Years Honours

Three Named To Queen’s New Years Honours

Her Majesty the Queen has recognized Elder Kevin Santucci, Lynn Wilson and Giorgio Zanol in her New Years Honours List 2013. Lindo’s owner Giorgio Zanol was honoured for his charitable contributions and advocacy in the community, Elder Kevin Santucci for his outstanding social and religious service, and Lynn Wilson for her 20 plus years of... Read more of this article

Donna Watson Reflects On Queen’s Honours

Donna Watson Reflects On Queen’s Honours

Bermuda Track & Field president Donna-Mae Watson was recently honoured for her contribution to sports in Bermuda, receiving a Queen’s Certificate & Badge of Honour in the Queen’s 2012 Birthday Honours List Mrs Watson received a message to call Government House and assumed it was in reference to an upcoming track event, however when she called... Read more of this article

Queen’s 2012 Birthday Honours List

Queen’s 2012 Birthday Honours List

The list of recipients of the Queen’s 2012 Birthday Honours List was released this evening [June 15], with locals including Sir Richard Ground, Mrs. Shirley Pearman, Mrs. Winniefred Fostine-Desilva, Mrs. Donna-Mae Watson, and Mrs. Patricia Simons on the list. The bios and photos below were provided by Government: Sir Richard Ground, OBE Sir Richard... Read more of this article

Thirteen Receive Queen’s New Year Honours

Thirteen Receive Queen’s New Year Honours

Her Majesty the Queen’s New Years Honours List 2011 was released tonight [Dec.30], and thirteen persons from Bermuda have been honoured. Dr. Eva Hodgson was appointed an Officer of the British Empire, and Alan Burland and  Thomas B. Butterfield were appointed Members of the British Empire. The following persons have been awarded Queen’s... Read more of this article

Awards Ceremony At Government House

Awards Ceremony At Government House

Entertainer Gene Steede was the headline act at Government House earlier this week when he received his MBE from Governor Sir Richard Gozney at the Honours and Awards Ceremony and Reception. Mr. Steede was awarded a Member of the British Empire [MBE] by her Majesty the Queen in her New Years Honours List 2011 and he elected to receive his award in Bermuda... Read more of this article