We accomplish this through a rigorous process of certifying that MBE
suppliers are at least 51% owned, controlled and operated by ethnic minorities; providing education and advice to certified businesses; and finally, creating strategic opportunities for corporate members and certified MBEs
to connect for the purpose of doing business.
On the seafaring front, Sue Webster's work as chair of the Port of Liverpool's RNLI sees her receive an MBE
for her determination to keep lives safe on the waves.
also go to Kevin Sinfield, 33, captain of Leeds Rhinos rugby league team, and to Scottish racing driver Dario Franchitti, 41, who won the IndyCar Series four times and the Indianapolis 500 three times.
Gatland said he felt "proud and humbled" to receive an OBE while Yarnold said she hoped her MBE
would encourage more young people across Britain to take up winter sports.
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) for USD15.8m (EUR11.4m).
STRING sensation Nicola Benedetti shows off her MBE
yesterday after bagging the gong from the Queen.
| Olympic rowing gold medallists Captain Heather Stanning and Helen Glover with their MBEs
at Windsor Castle
Rowers Helen Glover, right, and Captain Heather Stanning, left, pose after they both received MBEs
at Windsor Castle yesterday
He receives his MBE
for services to Young People in Wales.
There are also MBEs
for gold medal-winning cyclists Ed Clancy, 23, Geraint Thomas, 22, Jason Kenny, 20, Jamie Staff, 35, and Paul Manning, 34.
His father and grandfather's MBEs
and campaign medals are already on display.
MEDAL DELIGHT: Coventry couple Stuart and Elaine Parker show off their MBEs
. Picture: MARK RADFORD; PROUD: Angie Parks shares her special day at the Palace with her mum Jean and her sister Carol Brankin