Four local people receive awards in New Year’s Honours List

Three people from the Horsham district and one from Cranleigh have received awards in the 2013 New Year’s Honours List.

The following have received the OBE:

Mrs Ann Chance, from Horsham, ‘for services to the voluntary and charitable giving in the UK’.

Mrs Sylvia Hyams, from Pulborough, for services to charity and the community in Storrington.

Mrs Patricia Town JP, of Steyning, for services to the community in Steyning.

Ms Therese Miller, of Cranleigh, for services to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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