New Year Honours 2013: Victoria Pendleton CBE

Victoria Pendleton,
Victoria Pendleton, who won gold and silver track cycling medals at London 2012, has been awarded a CBE Credit: PA

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Paralympian honours backlash

Leading Paralympian athletes have criticised what they believe to be inconsistencies in the sports-dominating New Years Honours list, where successful Paralympians missed out on top honours, with only cyclist Sarah Storey made a dame.