He spread the word that he had received a Member of the British Empire for services to the energy industry and he went as far as to superimpose a photograph of himself receiving his medal. The announcement and the picture were even published in a trade magazine and the local press.
Lord Lester of Herne Hill, a Liberal Democrat peer, recently managed to avoid a record four-year suspension of the House of Lords when his fellow Lords protected him and voted against his punishment in mid November, even though he had been found guilty of sexual harassment by the Lords
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Every five years the government sets a maximum number of awards that can be given out in the Queen's Birthday Honours List every June and in the New Year Honours List. Around 2,600 honours are given each year across nine sectors.We can deduce many things from the official allocation
The 2016 New Year Honours List rewarded an impressive clutch of entrepreneurs who shone across a wide range of sectors from fashion to financial and retail to restaurants.If you know anyone who you feel might deserve an honour, we would be happy to give you a free assessment of their
With letters set to go out from the Cabinet Office over the coming days to those being awarded an honour in the New Year list, here’s a few household names I think deserve to be on that list:Simon CowellLove him or loath him, there’s more to Simon than you might think and I
Open to both individuals and companies, the Nobel Prize is without doubt the most prestigious award of its kind in the world. Some would argue that it beats a knighthood in terms of prestige and credibility.With a long list of potential benefits including: global recognition,