Two hospitality-related MBEs for Scots in 2019 New Year Honours

January 8th, 2019 | Posted in: News,People

More than 100 Scots have been included on the Queen’s New Year Honours List 2019, including two MBEs for hospitality-related services.

Judith Irene Fish, the owner of The Applecross Inn, was recognised for services to tourism in the Highlands and to the community in Applecross, Ross-shire.  (Applecross, Ross and Cromarty)

Rajinder Singh Bajwe received his MBE for services to the Hospitality Industry and to charity in Glasgow. (Dunbartonshire).

Mamun-Ur-Rashid was honoured for services to business and the community in Govan, as was Belinda Roberts, founder of entrepreneur’s group WeDO Scotland and managing director of Marvellous Mustard.

Businesswoman and philanthropist Ann Gloag, banker Jayne-Anne Gadhia, former chief executive of Virgin Money, and Louise Martin, president of the Commonwealth Games Federation, who helped ensure the success of Glasgow 2014, were made Dames.

Rugby legend Doddie Weir, violinist Nicola Benedetti and jazz star Tommy Smith are also among the Scots recognised in the list.


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