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Baldrick knighted in honours list

Actor Tony Robinson and sculptor Anish Kapoor have been knighted in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours. Robinson's Blackadder co-star Rowan Atkinson gets a CBE and singer Adele receives an MBE. Clare Balding and Aled Jones are also honoured.

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Sculptor Anish Kapoor 'humbled' by knighthood

Sculptor Sir Anish Kapoor Credit: Press Association

Sculptor Anish Kapoor said he was honoured and humbled to be awarded a knighthood in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours.

The sculpture, who is responsible for designing the Olympic tower thanked the many people who helped him during his career. In a statement, he said:

"I am honoured and humbled to receive this honour and I want to take this opportunity to thank all the people who have helped me during my career.

"I would like to thank them all for making it possible."

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