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Queen's Birthday Honours: Full list of Scots honoured

More than 80 people living in Scotland have been given top honours by the Queen.

List: Billy Connolly among more than 80 Scots honoured.
List: Billy Connolly among more than 80 Scots honoured. PA/ITV

More than 80 Scots have been included in the Queen's Birthday Honours List, with legendary comedian Billy Connolly receiving a knighthood.

The Big Yin becomes a Sir in recognition of his services to entertainment and charity.

The accolade - handed out in the centenary year of the Order of the British Empire - comes 14 years after he was made a CBE in 2003.

There is also recognition for a number of well-known faces in Scotland, including JK Rowling, Judy Murray and Emeli Sande.

Knighthoods

William (Billy) CONNOLLY, CBE. For services to entertainment and charity.

Professor Vito Antonio MUSCATELLI, FRSE vice-chancellor and principal, Glasgow University. For services to economics and higher education.

Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour

Joanne Kathleen ROWLING, OBE Author. For services to literature and philanthropy.

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Dr John Colin ADAMS. Lately director of commercialisation and director of informatic ventures, Edinburgh University. For services to innovation and entrepreneurship.

Ms Rose Mary FITZPATRICK, QPM deputy chief constable, Police Scotland. For services to law and order.

Alasdair George HAY, QFSM For services to the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.

Robert KEILLER, chairman, Scottish Enterprise. For services to business and entrepreneurship.

William Mackendrick MANN. For services to sport, recreation, the arts and charity.

Professor John Halstead Hardman MOORE, FBA FRSE professor of political economy, Edinburgh University, and professor of economic theory, London School of Economics. For services to economics.

Ms Mary Elizabeth SCANLON For political and public service.

Professor Charles Pirie SKENE, OBE For services to business and enterprise promotion.

Professor Graham Charles Murray WATT, FRSE Norie Miller chair of general practice, Glasgow University. For services to healthcare.

Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Dawn Ailsa ADAMS, clinical director, public dental service, NHS Fife. For services to dentistry.

Professor Michael Calvert APPLEBY. Lately chief scientific adviser, World Animal Protection. For services to animal welfare.

Professor Polly Louise ARNOLD, Crum Brown chair of chemistry, Edinburgh University. For services to chemistry and women in STEM.

Professor William BUCHANAN, Professor of computing and director, Centre for Networking, Security and Distributed Systems, Edinburgh Napier University. For services to cyber security.

Professor David CLARK, Wellcome Trust investigator, Glasgow University. For services to education in Dumfries and Galloway and research into end of life care.

Dr Thomas Nicholas DIXON. For services to underwater archaeology, public engagement and the economy in Scotland.

William Alexander FINLAYSON, Founder, MBM Commercial. For services to entrepreneurship and voluntary service in Scotland.

Professor Brenda Elizabeth Simpson GIBSON, Lead clinician for haematology and oncology service, Glasgow Royal Hospital for Children. For services to child healthcare.

Linda GREGSON, Head of Primary Care Transformation Team, Scottish Government. For services to education and social Care.

Asif Abdul HASEEB. For services to racial equality, health and education in Scotland and Pakistan.

Elizabeth Lorna HOOD. For services to the Church of Scotland and charity.

Dr Patricia Denise JACKSON. For services to children with additional support needs and charity.

Morag Dorothy MACKELLAR. Allied Health Professionals children's services manager, NHS Forth Valley. For services to dietetics, the dietetic profession and public health.

Judith Mary MURRAY. For services to tennis, women in sport and charity.

Polly Susannah Athenais, Mrs PURVIS, Chief Executive, ScotlandIS. For services to the digital economy in Scotland.

Emily RAMSAY. For services to Improving health and safety in the forestry and arboriculture Industries.

Margaret Katherine, Mrs ROSS. Lately senior lecturer for dental care professionals, Edinburgh University. For services to dentistry.

Hugh SHAW, Secretary of state's representative for maritime salvage and intervention, Department for Transport. For services to maritime safety.

Dr Richard John SIMPSON. For services to Scottish politics and public life.

Laura Ann Pender SMITH. For services to disability sports.

Members of the Order of the British Empire

Evelyn Isabel, Mrs AITKEN, Owner, Fergushill Riding Stables. For services to equestrianism and riding for the disabled in North Ayrshire.

Sharon Margaret, Mrs AITKEN, Principal teacher, Special Education Department, Buckie High School. For services to children with special Needs and the community in Buckie, Moray.

William Bruce ALLAN, Principal teacher, physical education, Buckhaven High School, Levenmouth. For services to youth rugby and charity.

Miss Samera Jabeen ASHRAF. For services to sport and diversity.

Katrina, Mrs BRENNAN, Stroke Managed Clinical Network manager, NHS Lanarkshire. For services to stroke care in Scotland.

Jacqueline, Mrs CAIRNIE, Unit manager, Greendykes Early Years Centre. For services to vulnerable children and their families in east Edinburgh.

Professor David COATES, Director of life sciences, learning and teaching, Dundee University. For services to biology.

Miss Patricia Mary CUNNINGHAM. For voluntary political service.

John Anthony DELANEY. For services to the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Gillian Mary, Mrs DINSMORE, Lately vice-chairwoman, Music in Hospitals UK and convener, Music in Hospitals Scotland. For services to music and charity.

John DUNN, Marine scientist. For services to the promotion of marine science and education.

Claire Rashleigh, Mrs GARNETT, Founder, Peebles Orchestra and Peebles Youth Orchestra. For services to music in the community in the Scottish Borders.

Jeanette Gilchrist, Mrs GORDON, Higher executive officer, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to DWP and the community in East Ayrshire.

Margaret Patricia Stuart, Mrs HENTON, Lately non-executive director, Coal Authority. For services to the environment and professional education.

Keith HOPKINS. For services to charity and the community in Kirriemuir, Angus.

John Wallace HOWIE. For services to business and the economy.

Professor Leo MARTIN, Chairman, St Margaret of Scotland Hospice, Clydebank. For services to healthcare and education.

Dr Kenna KENNEDY (a.k.a. Kenna Campbell). For services to promotion of the Gaelic language, music and Gaelic medium education.

Christopher Peter KIRK, Deputy district commissioner, Perth and Kinross District. For services to the Scouting movement.

Fiona Margaret LARG, Chief operating officer and secretary, University of the Highlands and Islands. For services to education in Scotland.

Carolyn, Mrs LITTLE, Chairwoman, Support in Mind Scotland. For services to mental healthcare.

Professor Rebecca Jane LUNN, Professor, Strathclyde University. For services to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Professor Richard Mark LYON, Consultant in emergency medicine, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. For services to emergency healthcare.

William John Mcleod Reid MACKIE. Lately convener, Peterhead Port Authority. For services to the fishing industry.

The Reverend Roderick MACLEOD. For services to the Gaelic language and voluntary service in Argyll.

Isabella Macgregor, Mrs MACRAE, Community councillor, Dores and Essich. For services to the community in Inverness and the Highlands.

Angela Patricia MALONE. For services to wheelchair curling (Glasgow).

Professor Leo MARTIN, Chairman, St Margaret of Scotland Hospice, Clydebank. For services to healthcare and education.

Mary Elizabeth, Mrs MATTHEWS. For services to the Girl Guides and the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. (Alloa, Clackmannanshire)

David MCALLISTER, Chairman, Lanarkshire Branch, SSAFA. For voluntary service to service personnel.

Dr John Pender MCCLURE, Chairman, the Scottish Cot Death Trust. For services to paediatric healthcare (Ayr, Ayrshire and Arran).

Linda Ann MCCONNELL, Founder, the Symphony of Dreams Charitable Trust. For services to charity (Scotstoun, Glasgow).

James Crawford MCLAREN, Chairman, Quality Meat Scotland. For services to the farming industry in Scotland (Crieff, Perth and Kinross).

Mary Elizabeth, Mrs MCNULTY, Head teacher, St Roch's Primary and Hearing Impaired School. For services to education and the deaf community in Glasgow.

Mohammad Ajman (Tommy) MIAH, Chef and restaurateur. For services to the hospitality industry and charity (Edinburgh).

Katherine Ann McKenzie, Mrs MILNE. For voluntary service abroad (Elgin, Moray).

Robert John MITCHELL, Emeritus curator, St Andrews Botanic Garden. For services to horticulture and horticultural education in Scotland.

Peter Arthur NICOL. For services to the Highland games, the economy and voluntary service in the north of Scotland.

Miss Eunice OLUMIDE. For services to broadcasting, the arts and charity (Edinburgh).

Richard Archer PORTER. For services to the community in Glasgow.

Jean Hamilton, Mrs PURVES. For services to Girlguiding and the community in Moffat, Dumfriesshire.

Dr Bharti RAJPUT, Director, Sole Body Soul. For services to podiatry and the economy in Dundee.

Dr John Rooney RICHARDS, Director, Kilbryde Hospice. For services to palliative care in South Lanarkshire.

Sylvia, Mrs RUSSELL, Chairwoman, Lanark Community Development Trust. For services to the community and heritage in Lanarkshire.

Stephen John RYDER. For services to the Highland games, the economy and voluntary service in Perthshire.

Adele Emily SANDE. For services to music.

Dr Alan Campbell STANFIELD. For services to curling (Nairn).

James STRETTON. Lately chairman, Lammermuir Festival. For services to the arts, finance and charity in Scotland.

Catherine, Mrs WALKER, War poets collection curator, Edinburgh Napier University. For services to education, heritage and public engagement.

Una Maria, Mrs WIATREK, Senior executive officer, Scotland lead, devolution strategy, advice and legislation team, DWP. For services to DWP (Falkland, Fife).

Dr John Alasdair WILSON, Consultant gastroenterologist, Fife Health Board. For services to healthcare.

John Melville YOUNG. Lately president, Homeless World Cup. For services to sport and social entrepreneurship (Edinburgh).

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