New Year's Honours in Bedfordshire

The Queen has honoured a selection of people across Cambridgeshire in her Diamond Jubilee Birthday Honours list. Photo:

These are the people living in Bedfordshire who have been named in the Queen's New Year's Honours list.

COMMANDERS OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (CBE)

Miss Victoria Louise Pendleton, MBE. Cyclist. For services to Cycling. (Stotfold, Bedfordshire / Cheshire)

Mrs Sarah Elizabeth Severn. Head, Public Order Unit, Crime and Policing Group, Home Office. For services to Public Protection. (Sandy, Bedfordshire)

OFFICERS OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (OBE)

Richard Johnson. Head, Scientific Services, Bedfordshire Police. For services to Policing. (Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire)

Miss Julie Cheryl Mudd. Headteacher, Ivel Valley Special School, Bedfordshire. For services to Education. (Sandy, Bedfordshire)

Dr Robert Harvey Oakley. For services to Health Sport and Charity in Bedford. (Bedfordshire)

MEMBERS OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (MBE)

Dr Vina Mayor. Chair, Nursing and Midwifery Council Fitness to Practice Panel, Bedfordshire. For services to the NHS. (Flitwick, Bedfordshire)

Mrs Barbara Eileen Purbrick. Volunteer, Conservative Party Member, Putnoe Branch. For political service. (Bedfordshire)

Nigel William Stone. Detective Superintendent, Bedfordshire Police. For services to Policing. (Bedford, Bedfordshire)

Etienne Stott. Slalom Canoeist. For services to Canoeing. (Bedford / Nottinghamshire)

BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL

Peter Norman Culverwell. For services to the community in Biddenham Bedfordshire. (Bedfordshire)

Miss Vivienne Heys. Departmental Superintendent, Royal Veterinary College. For services to Higher Education and Animal Health. (Luton, Bedfordshire)