1979 Prime Minister's Resignation Honours

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James Callaghan

The 1979 Prime Minister's Resignation Honours were officially announced in the London Gazette of 14 June 1979 and marked the May 1979 resignation of Prime Minister James Callaghan.[1]

Life Peers[edit]

Privy Counsellors[edit]

Order of the Companions of Honour[edit]

Knights Bachelor[edit]

Order of the British Empire[edit]

Dames Commander (DBE)[edit]

Commanders (CBE)[edit]

Officers (OBE)[edit]

Members (MBE)[edit]

  • Margaret Dougan, Private Secretary to Members of Parliament.
  • David Evans, Chairman, Cardiff South East Labour Party.
  • John David Fletcher Holt. Formerly Private Secretary, Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street.
  • Albert Henry Lonq, Chief Clerk Superintendent, Whips Office, House of Commons.
  • Peter Ronald McClellan Taylor, BEM, Office Manager, Prime Minister's Officer, 10 Downing Street.
  • Eva Florence Thomas, Secretary, Ely Labour Party, Cardiff.
  • Annabel Urqhuart, Assistant Scottish Organiser, Labour Party, Scotland.
  • John Bretnall Warwicker, Superintendent, Metropolitan Police.

British Empire Medal (BEM)[edit]

  • Charles Edward Barton, Messenger, Prime Minister's Officer, 10 Downing Street.
  • Pamela Iris Brough, Telephonist, Prime Minister's Officer, 10 Downing Street.
  • Joseph Robert Hazard, Driver to James Callaghan.
  • F/Sgt Colin Brian Holden, the Chef at Chequers.
  • Daisy Elizabeth Riley, Cleaner, Prime Minister's Officer, 10 Downing Street.
  • Leading Wren Dorothy Woodcock, Stewardess at Chequers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 47868. pp. 7599–7603. 14 June 1979. Retrieved 2008-08-24.