Don’t even think about faking an Honour

Features, News, Honours

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.

Palace cover up

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Actress Emma Thompson raised a few eye brows at her recent investiture at Buckingham Palace to receive her Damehood when she paired a classy, smart blue trouser suit with white trainers. Putting comfort before royal protocol might seem sensible but trainers – even designer ones

Queen's Birthday Honours - BBC Radio Interview

Features, Honours

Find out more about the type of people that get honours and how to nominate someone yourself. Look out for more insights from Mark in the run up to the New Year Honours List in late December 2018. Awards Intelligence is the world's leading provider of Queen's honours support

Prime Minister sets out her stall

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Good news! Prime Minister, Theresa May, is being clear and consistent around who she wants to prioritise for honours. She's made a very important announcement regarding the honours system. I would go so far as to say it’s the most important announcement in a decade or more if

UK honours system open to anyone in the world

Awards, News, Honours

I wanted to shed some light on the rules around making Queen’s honours nominations for worthy people who are either UK citizens and live abroad or are not UK citizens. We receive loads of calls from people and the media about this and the rules are clear:You can nominate anyone for

Queen's honours judging process explained

Features, Honours

The Queen’s honours judging process is something that is considered by many to be a bit of a mystery. In reality it follows a clear path but completion of the nomination form and the gathering of letters of support is a long and time-consuming task to do well.

Go behind the scenes at Buckingham Palace...

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The Queen's honours process recognises the outstanding achievements of people across all walks of life. Coordinated by the Central Chancery, thousands of medals are given out by the Queen and her representatives during 20 investiture ceremonies taking place each year. 

BBC Breakfast - How to get a Queen's Honour, MBE, OBE, CBE, knighthood

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Listen to our CEO, Mark Llewellyn-Slade talking to BBC Breakfast about the Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Exclusive BBC Radio interview - Birthday Honours List

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For a free assessment of your nominees chances of Queen's honours success call us now on 01444 230130 or drop us an email to enquiries@awardsintelligence.co.uk.

Queen's honour allocations revealed

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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


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