Several Welsh politicians have also been recognised on the New Year Honours list. Liberal Democrat MP Roger Williams has been given a CBE for public and political service.
Dr Rodney Berman, who was the Liberal Democrat leader of Cardiff Council until May 2012, has been given an OBE for services to local government and the community in Cardiff.
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Continuing to be a fine and dry day across the country with lengthy sunny spells.
Leicester midfielder Andy King believes Wales can defy the odds at Euro 2016.