It is the first time that King Charles has approved the New Year Honours. Traditionally, the royal family honors numerous people with orders and awards for their social commitment at the turn of the year.
This year, a total of 1107 people are on the list of honors, including several celebrities such as the English women’s European football champions Leah Williamson (25), Lucy Bronze (31), Beth Mead (27) and Ellen White (33).
You will receive medals of merit. national coach Sarina Wiegman (53) receives an honorary award. As a non-British woman, the Dutchwoman cannot officially get a title.
Politicians are also knighted Julian Knight (50) from the Conservative Party and Chris Bryant (60) from the opposition Labor party, the ex-Prime Minister Boris Johnson (58) had taken a toll.
The British Ambassadors in Kyiv and Moscow, Melinda Simmons and Deborah Bronnert, are promoted to “ladies”. The title corresponds to the chivalrous “Sir” for men.
With 18 years is Dara McAnulty the youngest awardee. The Northern Irishman receives a British Empire medal for his commitment to environmental protection and work with the elderly.
The oldest is 100 years old peter davieswho works as an honorary reader at a primary school and also receives such a medal.