24 June 2008

Alumni honoured in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2008

We´d like to congratulate the following alumni who were recently named in the Queen´s Birthday Honours List 2008:

DBE (Order of the British Empire)
Dame Margaret Drabble, DBE (Hon LittD, 1976). Author. For services to literature.

OBE (Order of the British Empire)
Mr David Guy Clarke, OBE, TD, DL (BA in History, 1969). For voluntary service to the community in Wales.

Dr Julia Kay Moore, OBE (MBCHB in Medicine, 1979). Consultant Anaesthetist, Wirral Hospital Trust and Senior Medical Officer, Strategic Medical Workforce Issues. For services to medicine and to the community in Merseyside.

MBE (Order of the British Empire)
Mrs Joanna Christonie Annie Spiers (BA in Psychology, 1986). Founder and Trustee, Big Buzz After School Club, Everton, Liverpool. For voluntary service to children.

Knights Bachelor (Overseas list)
Dr Sir Richard John Roberts, FRS (BSc in Chemistry, 1965; PhD in Chemistry, 1968; Hon DSc, 1994). For services to molecular biology and UK science.