The achievements of dozens of people from the South have been recognised by the Queen in her Birthday Honours list. Mel Bloor has been finding out more about the good works of some of those who have been selected for the honours.
The report features:
Sue Bourne a headteacher from Berkshire
Helen Butler from the Isle of Wight who set up the Red Squirrel Trust.
More top news
Southampton has joined a world leading project to transform the treatment of cancer and rare diseases by decoding complete sets of genes.
Hundreds of thousands of over-65s in the UK are worried about being alone this Christmas.
Monday's weather in the east with Philippa