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List of applicants for the Freedom of the City:

(A list of names, together with those of the nominators, has been separately circulated).



The Chamberlain, in pursuance of the Orders of this Court, presented a list of the under-mentioned persons who had made application to be admitted to the Freedom of this City by redemption:-


Paul John Sorrell

an Airline Pilot

Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire

Maurice John Howell

a Lecturer

Wimborne, Dorset

George Harry Rutledge

a Student

Southgate, Enfield

Christopher John Bane

a Business Development Manager

Anerley, Bromley

Paul Stedman

a Health and Safety Company Director

Billingsley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Anne Elizabeth Longfield, OBE

a Charity Chief Executive

Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Breda Marie White

an Educator

Cape Elizabeth, Maine, United States of America

James Paul Latchford

a Para Planner

Stanford-le-Hope, Essex

David Xavier Victor

a Software Company Director, retired

Chapel Leigh, Taunton, Somerset

Stephen Anthony Jackson

a National Accounts Manager

Wednesbury, West Midlands

George Jappy Barbour

a Customer Development Manager

Alloa, Clackmannanshire

Richard Stafford Botwright

a Metropolitan Police Officer, retired

Hythe, Kent

Paul Max Nissen

a Landlord

Stanmore, Middlesex

Julian Ivan Peter Simpole

an Art Teacher, retired

Clapham, Wandsworth

Jonathan Ian Waterman

a Toastmaster

Barkingside, Ilford, Redbridge

Christopher Richard Day

a Prison Officer, retired

Yate, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Nicholas George Alan Black

an Investment Trust Relationship Manager

Thame, Oxfordshire


a Chartered Accountant

Northwood, Hillingdon

Beryl Moore

an Administrative Assistant, retired

St Ives, Ringwood, Hampshire

Rebecca Joanne Thompson

a Superintendent of Works

Bubwith, North Yorkshire

Shaun Michael Thompson

a Police Officer, retired

Bubwith, North Yorkshire

Penelope Vivyen Hilda Chesterman

a Personal Assistant, retired

Edmonton, Enfield

Emma Deborah Krais

a City of London Guide

Mill Hill, Barnet

Christopher Liang

a Real Estate Investments Associate Director

Hong Kong

David Ian Bailey

a Metropolitan Police Officer

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Raymond Mark Steve Austin

a Local Government Consultant


Michael Arthur Smith

a Comedy Entertainer

Ashford, Kent

Deborah Annette Smith

a Childrens Entertainer

Ashford, Kent

Clare Veronica Barnett

an Organisational Development Company Director

Haughton, Staffordshire

Thomas Peter Hobson

a Customer Services Agent


Steven Charles Pedlar

a School Master, retired

Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

Lesley Margaret Clarke

a Civil Servant, retired

Fareham, Hampshire

Dorian Trevellyan Evans

a Chartered Mechanical Engineer

Dormansland, Lingfield, Surrey

Keith Bennet Forster

a School Master

Wormley, Godalming, Surrey

His Excellency Witold Sobkow

The Polish Ambassador



a Diplomat


James Richard Sproule

an Economist

Fulham, Hammersmith and Fulham

Christopher Edward Gogarty

a Building Maintenance Engineer

Hartley, Kent

Gary Alan Holding-Parsons

a Cobbler

Rayleigh, Essex

Ailsa Claire Edwards

a Metropolitan Police Officer

St Albans, Hertfordshire

Toby Alexander John Edwards

a Teacher

Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire

Jonathan Duncan Cooper

a Further Education Lecturer

Isleworth, Hounslow

Lisa-Ann Lockey

an Office Manager

Emerson Park, Havering

Mark William Lockey

a Foreign Exchange Dealer

Emerson Park, Havering

Janet Louise Rosalind Ward

an Administration Manager, retired

Avington, Winchester, Hampshire

Matthew David Knox

an Environmental Health Officer

Chingford, Essex

Alistair Neil Steward

a Chartered Loss Adjusting Company Director

Harston, Leicestershire

John Joseph Venables

a Director of Music

Wormley, Surrey

Anthony William Fraser Curl

an Investment Manager


Joy Alexandra Young

a Secretary

Londonderry, Northern Ireland

His Excellency Ephraim Waweru Ngare

The High Commissioner of Kenya


Giles Benedict Clapp

a Civil Servant

Sandgate, Folkestone, Kent

Michael Laszlo Chelk

a Chartered Accountant, retired

Ipswich, Suffolk

Michael George German

a Promotions Planner

West Ealing, Ealing

Augustine Diggu Chipungu

a Parliamentary Assistant

Tower Hamlets

Mark Lewis Emmerson

an Academy Principal

Crouch End, Haringey

Kevin Martin McKeever

a Public Affairs Consultant

Tower Hamlets

Harvey Waterworth

a City of London Police Officer

Maidenbower, Crawley, Sussex


Jonathan Richard Moules


a Journalist


Lime House, Tower Hamlets

Keith Martin Collier

a Metropolitan Police Officer

Biggin Hill, Kent

Ian Sinclair Cornwall

a Chartered Accountant

West Clandon, Surrey

Vincent Michael Dignam

a Business Improvement and Performance Manager

Mottingham, Greenwich

John Davis

a Civil Engineer

Orsett, Essex

John Brendan Riney, MBE

a Construction Company Director

Westerham, Kent

Rosalie Rivett

a Diplomatic Charity Director

Westerham, Kent

Keith French

a Head Forest Keeper

Loughton, Essex

Gabrielle Mary Lawrence, RD

a Secretary, retired

Fulham, Hammersmith and Fulham

Count Waldemar Jerzy Wilk

a Businessman

Stockholm, Sweden

Roger Stuart Dawe

a Construction Company Director, retired

Penshurst, Kent

Daniel Alexander Boulet

a Software Developer

Alberta, Canada

Penelope Rose Boulet

a Principal Software Engineer

Alberta, Canada

Andrew James Lee McIntee

a Recruitment Company Director

Kirkby Overblow, North Yorkshire

Edward David Carter

a Police Officer

Loughton, Essex

James Frederick Cross

an Information Technology Consultant, retired

Twickenham, Richmond upon Thames

Nicola Susan Linsell

an Architect

Ashtead, Surrey

Timothy David Jenkins

a Photographer

Esher, Surrey

Alan Geoffrey Clark

a Building Maintenance Company Chief Executive

Bexleyheath, Bexley

Graham Brian Clark

a Haulage Company Logistics Officer

Belvedere, Bexley

The Honourable Marion Naggar

a Property Company Director

St John's Wood, Westminster

The Honourable Carole Lawson

a Spiritual Healer

Munstead, Godalming, Surrey

His Excellency Pekka Juhani Huhtaniemi

The Ambassador of Finland

Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea

Ian David  Park

a Royal Naval Officer

Hartford Hall Estate, Northumberland

Martin Ian Cargill

an Area Operations Manager, retired

Leytonstone, Waltham Forest

Simon Phillip Hugh Callow, CBE

an Actor, Writer and Theatrical Director


Penelope Anne  Shepherd, MBE

a Trade Association Chief Executive , retired

Folkestone, Kent

Diane Lucy Genova

a Solicitor

Brooklyn, New York, United States of America




Resolved – That this Court doth hereby assent to the admission of the said persons to the Freedom of this City by redemption upon the terms and in the manner mentioned in the several Resolutions of this Court, and it is hereby ordered that the Chamberlain do admit them severally to their Freedom accordingly.

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