Services to sport and recreation recognised in Queens's Birthday Honours List

PUBLISHED: Jun 20, 2016
CATEGORY: SSA Publications & Policies 


Queen's Birthday Honours list recognises the work of Scotland's sporting volunteers and workforce.


The following individuals, amongst others, received awards in the Birthday Honours List from within Scotland's sport and recreation sector.

The SSA would like to congratulate and thank all those honoured for their fantastic service to the sector. Please note these are Scottish indivuaduals, with a complete UK wide list availble via the Sport & Recreation Alliance website here.


Robert Smith CH – Lord Smith of Kelvin
For public services, particularly in Scotland

John Clark OBE – Chair and Chief Executive of John Clark Motor Group
For services to Business, Motorsport and charity in Scotland

Jamie Murray OBE – Tennis Player
For services to Tennis and charity

Duncan Rae OBE – Managing Director of Golden Casket and Chairman of Greenock Morton Football Club
For services to Business and the community in Renfrewshire

Leon Smith OBE – Captain of the Davis Cup Team
For services to Tennis

Cecilia McCafferty MBE
For services to Highland dancing and charity

Margaret Morgan MBE
For services to the Riding for the Disabled Association

Pauline Stott MBE
For services to Hockey and Promotion of Sport in Scotland

Linda Nicholson BEM – Founder and Coach at Peebles Netball Club
For services to Sport in the Scottish Borders