The former head of the BBC's World Service is one of the people from Bedfordshire who'll be rewarded in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
Peter Horrocks is made a CBE for his services to Broadcasting. He's just taken up a post as the Vice-Chancellor of the Open University in Milton Keynes.
Here's the full list of people given awards in Bedfordshire.
Peter Horrocks. Lately Director, BBC World Service Group. For services to Broadcasting. (Bedfordshire)
Peter Harwood. Lately Chief Conciliator, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service. For services to the Economy and Employment Relations. (Sandy, Bedfordshire)
Clifton Ibbett. For services to charity and to the community in Bedfordshire. (Bedfordshire)
Raymond Aldous. For services to Young People and Scouting in Bedfordshire. (Luton, Bedfordshire)
Jean Ball. For services to the community in Stanbridge, Bedfordshire. (Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire)
Rita Jarman. For services to Young People and Scouting in Bedfordshire. (Luton, Bedfordshire)
Lionel Geoffrey Stewart. For services to the community in Bedfordshire. (Kempston, Bedfordshire)
Susan Bell. For services to Diving. (Bedfordshire)
Allan Jones. Honorary President, Edmonton Unit, Sea Cadet Corps. For voluntary service. (Bedfordshire)