Lorraine Kelly awarded CBE on honors list and says she is ‘moved’


TV host Lorraine Kelly said yesterday she felt “honored” to be recognized on the Queen’s annual honors list. The 60-year-old presenter gets a CBE for his services to broadcasting, journalism and charity.

She said: “It is such an unexpected honor.

“I am very grateful and honored, especially since I am in much more deserving company. All of these frontline workers are real heroes. ”

Lorraine’s screen hiatus came in 1984, when she joined TV-am. She has since become a familiar face on the small screen and has presented her daily ITV talk show, Lorraine, since 2010.

Other Scots were also on the list of honors.

Scottish TV presenter Lorraine Kelly

Olympian Eve Muirhead received an MBE for her curling services.

The 30-year-old, former junior and senior world champion who led her team to Olympic bronze medal in Sochi in 2014, said: “I have been curling for most of my life and have been curling. spent a lot of time and effort getting to where I am in sport.

“Even though I’m very modest about these things, it’s really nice to be recognized.”

Nightclub boss Donald MacLeod gets an MBE for his support of music and charity.

The boss of The Garage and Cathouse clubs in Glasgow has also been recognized for his work with music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins, which helped launch the Scottish Music Awards.
22 years ago.

Donald MacLeod has been recognized for his charitable work.

Donald said: “I am delighted and very honored to have been chosen

to receive such a distinguished distinction.

“Music has been my life’s work and passion, and throughout my career Nordoff Robbins and the fantastic work he does in Scotland have been a source of great pride and inspiration.

Audrey Wood, from Newmachar in Aberdeenshire, received a British Empire Medal after raising over £ 235,000 for lifeguard stations in the North East following the death of her son Stuart “Woody” Wood .

He was one of 16 men who died in a helicopter tragedy in 2009 and the Aberdeen RNLI Class D Inshore Rescue Craft was named “Buoy Woody – 85N” in his memory.

At the time, Audrey described her fundraising efforts as “distraction therapy on this painful journey of the loss of our only son.”

She said: “I am amazed and honored by this unexpected recognition. I decided to do something positive in response to Stuart’s tragic loss. It was more success than I dared hope.

Professor Muffy Calder, vice principal and director of science and engineering at the University of Glasgow, has been appointed lady for her services to research and education.

Professor David John Webb, Christison Professor of Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Edinburgh, has been appointed CBE for research and teaching services in clinical pharmacology.

Ian Beattie, président de Scottish Athletics,
was done an MBE for sports services.


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