Governor Mr Duncan Taylor invites
members of the public to submit nominations for Her Majesty The Queen’s
Birthday Honours 2011.
Nominations must be received by
Friday, 15 October. 2010. Final recommendations for OBEs and MBEs are
considered in the United Kingdom. Recommendations
for the Certificate and Badge of Honour are considered locally.
It is stressed that for any award,
long service is not enough. Nominations
must be supported by a persuasive account of the outstanding or innovative or
self-sacrificing services and achievements of the nominee, whether paid or
unpaid, in one field or several, and what has raised them above those of others
performing similar services, according to a government press release.
Honours nomination forms can be
requested by e-mail from [email protected] Copies can also be found on the Governor’s
Those making nominations are asked
to make every effort to fully complete all the relevant sections. Once completed, the forms should be
submitted, under confidential cover, to the Governor’s Office.
While all recommendations will be
acknowledged, the Governor’s Office cannot enter into correspondence about the
action taken on them, the press release said.
For any further information, please contact the Governor’s Office on