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Leicester Board member receives Queen's Birthday Honour
13 June 2018, 11:45 | Devin Moran
"We are fortunate as a community to have so many outstanding people willing to dedicate themselves to the betterment of our nation and it is only fitting that they have today been recognised through the Australian Honours system". Emma Thompson has been granted a damehood for services to drama, while Kenny will now been known as Sir Kenny Dalglish for his "services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool".
Billionaire Jim Ratcliffe, the boss of chemical company Ineos who this year topped the Sunday Times rich list with #21.05 billion, receives a knighthood for services to business and investment.
"I am delighted and extremely proud to be made a Member of the British Empire in the Queen's Birthday Honours List", said Katharine, who is now on maternity leave following the recent birth of her second child.
She said: "I was very surprised to be nominated for an MBE and also very grateful".
He also speaks regularly around the world about improving wellbeing at work.
Honoured with a British Empire Medal were John Metcalfe, from Mickleton, for services to the village; and Cathleen Anne Milwood, of Welford-on-Avon, for services to Stratford-upon-Avon.
Sister Imelda Poole, president of European anti-trafficking network Renate, receives an MBE for services to combating modern slavery. She was also awarded an Honorary Doctorate from UWA in 2008.
One of the State's top mining executives, a former Australian cricketer and educator and a world-leading breast cancer surgeon are among 18 graduates and three staff members of The University of Western Australia who have been recognised in the 2018 Queen's Birthday Honours List.
In total, 1,057 people have received an award with 10% of the successful candidates come from a BAME background.
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European Council President Donald Tusk tweeted his support for the agreement: "Thanks to you the impossible is becoming possible". Bulgaria, holder of the EU's rotating six-month presidency said the deal paved the way for accession talks.
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Neymar responded in the best way possible, scoring a brilliant second goal after Gabriel Jesus had earlier opened the scoring. The Samba stars are gearing up for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation , where they will aim to win their sixth title.
House GOP immigration negotiations continue
Helen Kalla, spokeswoman for the Nevada Democrats, said the party's strong early voting numbers show enthusiasm from its members. No one described reaching a consensus or plan, but still described the meeting as a productive exchange of ideas.
New Cyberpunk 2077 Trailer Revealed at E3!
It's been a long time since we have seen another trailer for Cyberpunk 2077 and now it's here thanks to a reveal at E3 2018 . The newest game from developer CD Projekt Red has finally gotten a trailer and it looks absolutely stunning.