Wigan Borough residents, community organisations and businesses received Queen’s Honours and awards

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service: 2019 logo

Our local honours recipients were:

  •  Sean O’Loughlin – OBE for services to Rugby League Football
  • Councillor David Molyneux – MBE for services to Local Government and the Community in Wigan
  • Professor Srimathi Rajagopalan Murali – MBE for services to International Doctors working in the NHS
  • Dorothy Margaret Bowker – BEM for services to Disadvantaged People in Leigh
  • Stewart Parsons – BEM for services to Music and Libraries

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service was awarded to:

  • Lancashire Mining Museum in Astley
  • Talking About My Generation in Leigh
  • The Pelican Centre in Tyldesley
  • Think Ahead Stroke in Ince

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise was awarded to:

  • Idem Safety Switches in Hindley Green

It is wonderful to see our citizens, voluntary and community organisations and businesses recognised in this way.