Formerly Clerk of the Parliaments and head of the House of Lords Administration. Formerly director, Revenue and Customs Prosecutions Office. Director-General, Strategy, Information and Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions. Director, Academies Policy and Schools Organisation Group, Department for Education.
Director, Department of the First Minister and Cabinet, Welsh Assembly Government. Formerly director-General, Civil Service Capability Review Group, Cabinet Office. Chief executive, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, Ministry of Defence.
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire) Dr Hugh Fenton Rawlings.
Contact Centre and Welcome Centre manager, Hampton Court Palace.
For services to the Administration of Justice in Scotland. Chief executive, London Strategic Health Authority.
Tractor and Machinery Operator, Crown Estate, Windsor. Divisional Sergeant Major, The Queen's Body Guard of the Yeomen of the Guard.
ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE, CIVIL ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE GBE Professor Mervyn Allister King. ROYAL VICTORIAN MEDAL RVM (Silver) Paul William Duckett. For services to Her Majesty's Racing Establishment. Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Department of Health. (London, N1) Dr Margaret Jennifer Murray Carpenter. Emeritus Professor of Veterinary Pathology, Royal Veterinary College. (Hatfield, Hertfordshire) Ms Catherine Felicity Byrne. Deputy director, Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism, Home Office.