Devon author Hilary Mantel made Dame

Hilary Mantel has won the booker prize twice Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Devon author Hilary Mantel has been made a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours.

Also honoured is a charity manager from Devon has received an MBE as part of the Queen's Birthday Honours.

56 year old Shirley Fewings from Dawlish was instrumental for providing care for those who lost their homes in the storms earlier this year. She has also been praised for raising money to support young people in the area.