MBEs for Islanders

By Martin Neville

Saturday, June 14, 2014


MBEs for Islanders

Anne Springman has been awared an MBE, one of two people on the Isle of Wight to receive the honour in the latest Queen's Birthday Honours.Picture by Robin Crossley.

TWO people from the Isle of Wight, including the owner of Shanklin Chine, have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours.

Anne Springman and Cmdr David Hilton have been made Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), it was revealed today (Friday).

Former High Sheriff and long time supporter of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice, Mrs Springman, of Bembridge, received the honour for services to the Island community.

Meanwhile, base services manager Cmdr Hilton received his honour for services to the Royal Navy.

See the Isle of Wight County Press on Friday, June 30, for full story.


Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.

By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.

Forgotten your password?

Log-in to Report

by Tony Tiltman Jnr

15th June 2014, at 06:36:33

MC with pleasure but i must say a person of your intellegence should'nt need an explanation. The listing rolled through my mind the same way that tumbleweed rolls along its path of travel.
Now if you have a point to make feel free.

Log-in to Report

by Mike Crowe

14th June 2014, at 16:48:19

Tony Tiltman Jnr

Would please oblige and explain your posting?

Thank you.

Log-in to Report

by Tony Tiltman Jnr

14th June 2014, at 10:19:17


Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Delicious Icon

More News

1 - 2 - 3 - 4

Most Read

  1. Missing man's body found

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  2. Road closed after collision

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

  3. Public meeting proposal over floating bridge

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  4. Birthday party on Britain's oldest pier

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  5. Young people taste success

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map