Cumbrian MP receives knighthood

The Workington MP Tony Cunningham has been presented with his knighthood at Buckingham Palace by Prince Charles.

Cumbrian MP awarded knighthood at Buckingham Palace

The Workington MP Tony Cunningham has been presented with his knighthood at Buckingham Palace by Prince Charles.

Accompanied by his wife Anne, children Angela and Daniel, Sir Tony said it was a great personal honour but also one for the wider Cumbrian community.

Before becoming a MP, Sir Tony worked for a number of overseas organisations and helped to change the international law on land mines.

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