Congratulations to motivational speaker, TV presenter and charity campaigner, Esther Rantzen on her Damehood recently announced in the New Year's Honours. Congratulations also to athletics champion and former Chair of the England Institute of Sport, Steve Cram, on his CBE, which was also awarded to acclaimed actor, comedian and writer, Meera Syal.
Popular corporate comedians have been awarded honours at the British Comedy Awards 2014. King of Comedy went to Jack Whitehall forming a hat trick for him with the prestigious title for the third year running. Graham Norton scooped best entertainment personality and programme for his TV Show.