Knighthood

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Captain Tom Moore to receive knighthood

Captain Tom Moore to receive knighthood

Justice Secretary Robert Buckland told talkRADIO that the war veteran and NHS fundraiser “epitomises the best of what it is to be British”.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

MPs call for Topshop owner Philip Green to lose knighthood

MPs call for Topshop owner Philip Green to lose knighthood

MPs call for Topshop owner Philip Green to lose knighthood

Sir Philip Green is facing calls to be stripped of his knighthood following allegations against him of sexual harassment and racist behaviour.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Gareth Southgate, Michael Palin and Philip Pullman make 2019 Honours list

Gareth Southgate, Michael Palin and Philip Pullman make 2019 Honours list

Gareth Southgate, Michael Palin and Philip Pullman make 2019 Honours list

The England manager, Monty Python star and author all made the New Year’s 2019 Honours list, alongside over a thousand others.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott criticised for saying he could get a knighthood by blacking up

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott criticised for saying he needs to 'black up' to get a knighthood

Geoffrey Boycott criticised for 'black up' comment

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott said honours are handed out to West Indian cricketers 'like confetti'

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

 David Beckham hack: 'It's scary because everything you put online is hackable', says columnist Rachel Johnson

Mail on Sunday columnist Rachel Johnson backtracks on David Beckham criticism: 'He definitely deserves a knighthood'

Boris Johnson's sister backs Beckham knighthood: 'His rage was understandable'

Rachel Johnson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the scandal surrounding the charity ambassador's hacked emails

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Sir Philip Green 'oversaw biggest scandal since financial crash' says chair of Parliament's business watchdog

Sir Philip Green 'oversaw biggest scandal since 2008 crash' says MP Iain Wright

Iain Wright also said Green's decision to take ownership of third yacht when so many former employees were losing their jobs was disgraceful

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

MPs vote to strip Sir Philip Green of his knighthood

MPs vote to strip Sir Philip Green of his knighthood

Decision comes after one MP described him as a disgrace to capitalism