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# obe - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Fr Brian D'Arcy receives OBE at Buckingham Palace
# Honour
# Honour

Fr Brian D'Arcy receives OBE at Buckingham Palace

Jan 14th 2020, 7:24 PM 41,929 Views 53 Comments

D’Arcy said he would celebrate by going for fish and chips with his family.

# obe - Saturday 28 December, 2019

'Rewarding cruelty and failure': A knighthood for Iain Duncan Smith sparks controversy
# Honours List
# Honours List

'Rewarding cruelty and failure': A knighthood for Iain Duncan Smith sparks controversy

Dec 28th 2019, 12:23 PM 39,104 Views 27 Comments

In Northern Ireland, The Singing Priests – Eugene O’Hagan, Martin O’Hagan, and David Delargy – were honoured, as was Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody.

# obe - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Phil Coulter says he declined OBE because he didn't like Margaret Thatcher
# Hunger Strikes
# Hunger Strikes

Phil Coulter says he declined OBE because he didn't like Margaret Thatcher

Sep 21st 2019, 10:39 AM 34,511 Views 47 Comments

The songwriter disagreed with how Thatcher treated hunger strikers and miners in the 1980s.

# obe - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Knighthoods for Brexiteer and Monty Python actor in UK New Year Honours list
# MBE I'm Amazed
# MBE I'm Amazed

Knighthoods for Brexiteer and Monty Python actor in UK New Year Honours list

Dec 29th 2018, 8:14 AM 23,006 Views 27 Comments

The British divers who were involved in rescuing the Thai footballers from a cave were also honoured last night.

# obe - Sunday 11 March, 2018

OBE medal of 'great sentimental value' stolen by thieves in Antrim burglary spree
# Stolen
# Stolen

OBE medal of 'great sentimental value' stolen by thieves in Antrim burglary spree

Mar 11th 2018, 3:14 PM 8,981 Views 14 Comments

Detectives have appealed for information about the burglaries.

# obe - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Eamonn Holmes awarded OBE by British queen in New Year's honour list
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Eamonn Holmes awarded OBE by British queen in New Year's honour list

Dec 30th 2017, 2:40 PM 17,694 Views 44 Comments

He was one of over 1,100 people who received recognition by the British monarch.

# obe - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'They're calling me sir' - Rory Best on his OBE award
# Honour
From The42
# Honour

'They're calling me sir' - Rory Best on his OBE award

Jun 18th 2017, 12:15 PM 16,480 Views 60 Comments

The Ulster and Ireland star will captain the Lions this Tuesday against the Chiefs.

# obe - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Here's why that 'Victoria Beckham doesn't deserve an OBE' argument is nonsense
# Dame Posh Spice
From The Daily Edge
# Dame Posh Spice

Here's why that 'Victoria Beckham doesn't deserve an OBE' argument is nonsense

Dec 31st 2016, 10:24 AM 12,922 Views 6 Comments

LET VICTORIA LIVE.

# obe - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

The Queen has taken Rolf Harris's honours away
# Disgraced
# Disgraced

The Queen has taken Rolf Harris's honours away

Mar 3rd 2015, 4:00 PM 15,401 Views 33 Comments

Honours awarded to him in Australia were removed last month.

# obe - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Irishwoman awarded honorary OBE in recognition of science research
# Knighthood
# Knighthood

Irishwoman awarded honorary OBE in recognition of science research

May 15th 2014, 2:11 PM 9,253 Views 12 Comments

Andrea Nolan is currently Principal and Vice-Chancellor of Edinburgh Napier University.

# obe - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Meet the man behind the multi-million-selling Football Manager series
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Meet the man behind the multi-million-selling Football Manager series

Nov 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 16,561 Views 14 Comments

TheScore.ie speaks to Miles Jacobson about FM 2014, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s admiration for the series and whether he thinks its avid fans could succeed as managers in real life.

Gaming has become more mainstream - Football Manager chief
# Development
# Development

Gaming has become more mainstream - Football Manager chief

Nov 2nd 2013, 9:00 AM 7,116 Views 28 Comments

Miles Jacobson also told TheJournal.ie that his popular series is seen as the “Boyzone of the industry”

# obe - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Olympic connections dominate Queen's list of New Year honours
# Honours List
# Honours List

Olympic connections dominate Queen's list of New Year honours

Dec 29th 2012, 1:06 PM 6,715 Views 19 Comments

Cyclist Bradley Wiggins and sailor Ben Ainslie are knighted, as all 29 British gold medallists from London 2012 receive an honour.