Lord Coe described the list as "a wonderful end to this unique Olympic and Paralympic Year".
It recognises the achievements of our sportsmen and women who inspired the nation.
This year's list also recognises those behind the scenes at Locog (the London 2012 organisers) for outstanding leadership and delivery of the world's largest sporting events.
I am incredibly proud of them all and our partners who made Britain proud this summer.
More top news
The Metropolitan Police is to pay over £400,000 in compensation to a woman who had a child with an undercover officer.
Local councils want ban on term time holidays scrapped because it is too rigid.
It will be a wet start tomorrow for many but things are looking up for the afternoon.