Awards 2008

Sir Robert Balchin, President and the Trustees of the League of Mercy have announced that the Badge of the Order of Mercy was conferred in July 2008 upon the following:


Mrs Audrey Barbour, Attend, London

Mr Alec Bloom MBE, The Hospital Heartbeat Appeal, Leeds

Mrs Barbara Boobyer, League of Friends of Louth Hospital, Lincolnshire

Mrs Joan Caden, The Abbeyfield Society, St. Albans - Herts

Miss Maureen Carlton, Many Catholic Charities, Leeds

Mr Ronald Chamberlain, Friends of Ashfield Community Hospital, Nottinghamshire

Dr Margaret Clark, Cherry Lodge Cancer Care, Barnet, Herts

Mrs Sarah Drake, Transport for Sick Children, Stockport

Mr Frederick Field, Friern Barnet Voluntary Care for the Elderly, London

Mr David Jones, Urdd Cyfeillion Ysbyty Glan Clwyd League of Friends Ltd

Mrs Isobel Kirkwood, Erskine, Renfrewshire

Mr Joseph Marshall, St Elizabeth Hospice, Ipswich, Suffolk

Mrs Patricia Maynard, The Royal Star & Garter (Richmond, Surrey

Air Commodore Ruth Montague, Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, London

Mrs Winifred (Wyn) Owings, Wirral Holistic Care Services, Wirral

Mrs Noreen Price, East Lancashire Hospice, Lancashire

Mrs Celia Putland, The League of Friends of Crawley Hospital, West Sussex

Mr Simon Rippon, Toynbee Hall, London

Mrs Elizabeth Scott, Macmillan Cancer Support, Bristol

Mrs Joan See, Child Bereavement Charity, Buckinghamshire

Mr Arthur Titherington, Japanese Labour Camp Survivors’ Assciation

Mrs Pauline Wainewright, The Connection at St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Mr Philip Williams, SE London Army Cadet Force, London

Mr Archibald Worcester, SSAFA - Forces Help - Avon & Severnside Branch