A man who's given half a century of voluntary service to the RNLI is among those who've been recognised in the New Year's Honours list.
The New Year Honours list has been released, and it features a number of names from the West Country.
The New Year Honours recognise achievements from across the South West. From famous faces to ordinary people who do the extraordinary.
Olympians and Paralympians who won gold medals at the London 2012 Games will receive New Year Honours from the Queen.