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MBE

(solid-state physics)
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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.
In West Lancs, Eleanor Maddocks, chief executive of the area's LIberty Centre, receives the MBE for services to victims of domestic violence and abuse.
"Today's MBE Program has a $1.9 billion economic impact on our statewide economy and is directly responsible for creating jobs within the small business community.
Others to receive a gong include singer Ms Dynamite - Niomi McLean-Daley - with an MBE.
Also receiving his MBE - for "services to computer science and the promotion of computer science education" - was Professor Tom Crick, of Cardiff Metropolitan University.
But tragically he was caught up in the bombing of Coventry Police Station in St Mary Street on April 8 and died in Warwick Hospital on April 9 - less than a month after receiving his MBE.
"Shortly before Stephen passed away he received a letter from the Cabinet Oce asking if he was agreeable to accepting an MBE in recognition of his fundraising and services to the TCT.
Four-time London 2012 Paralympic gold medallist David Weir paid a rich tribute to his lifelong coach Jenny Archer, who receives the MBE, while Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield and motor racing star Dario Franchitti also receive MBEs.
Visually-impaired skier Kelly Gallagher, 29, and her guide Charlotte Evans, 22, who won Britain's first gold medals in the Winter Paralympics, also get MBEs.
The Penarth-based former paralympian said: "When I started my job at Disability Sport Wales, I never imagined that one of my career highlights would be receiving an MBE from the Queen."
TEENAGE swimming sensation Josef Craig added an MBE to his growing list of honours.
Mary Augusta Edwards MBE - fondly known as "M.A." - dedicated the honour bestowed by the Wales Care Awards to the community she has served with such distinction over many years.