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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The tree was blown down in a gale in February after standing for more than 200 years.
Aberdaron recorded wind speeds of 70mph this morning. A warning is issued covering the whole of Wales.