Alumni recognised in the New Year Honours

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Photograph of Errollyn Wallen CBE featured in the University's 'Black Cantabs' exhibition. Image: Sir Cam.

Five King's alumni have been recognised in the 2020 New Year Honours List. Our warm congratulations to the following:

Professor of Sociology at the University of Exeter, Jane Elliott (KC 1984) has been awarded a CBE for services to the social sciences.

Composer Errollyn Wallen (KC 1999) has been awarded a CBE for services to Music.

Paul Cann (KC 1972), formerly Chief Executive of Age UK Oxfordshire, has been awarded an OBE for services to combatting loneliness in older people.

Professor of Social Policy and Sociology at the London School of Economics, Lucinda Platt (KC 1987) has been awarded an OBE for services to the social sciences.

Rachel Coldicutt (KC 1992), formerly Chief Executive of Doteveryone, has been awarded an OBE for services to the digital society.
 

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