UK Fire Service Staff were amongst those recognised in Her Majesty the Queens 2018 New Years Honours List.
Order of the British Empire (OBE)
Andrew Fry, former Chief Fire Officer for the Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service and Lynn Swift, Director of Organisational Development at Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service were both awarded the prestigious Order of the British Empire (OBE).
Queens Fire Service Medal (QFSM)
James William Courtney, Chief Fire Officer of South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, Karen Anne Soady, Watch Manager with Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service, Paul Walker, Chief Fire Officer of Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service, Philip John Loach, Chief Fire Officer
West Midlands Fire Service and Russell Pearson, Chief Fire Officer of Surrey Fire and Rescue Service have each been awarded the Queens Fire Service Medal (QFSM).
Congratulations to each of the recipients.