The cabinet office has issued a brief apology after it published home addresses of over 1 000 celebrities gallantry award recipients and other prominent personalities whose names were included in the new year honours 2020 list for their respective contributions and achievements. In total 1 097 people are named on the 2020 new year honours list of which 315 will receive a british empire medal bem 397 a member of the order of the british empire mbe and 229 a officer.
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New year honours 2020 list addresses. The foreign secretary s overseas list order of the bath order of the companions of honour and order of the british empire pdf 47 6kb 6 pages this file may not be. New year honours 2020. The online publication of the addresses of more than 1 000 new year honours recipients was a complete disaster a former cabinet minister has said.
The new year honours 2020 list was. The cabinet office has apologised after the home addresses of more than 1 000 people who received new year s honours were accidentally published online. The cabinet office says it is looking into how addresses of new year honour recipients were published online.
Newton john and england cricketers on list. Sir elton john ben stokes iain duncan smith and the former director of public prosecutions alison saunders are believed to be among those affected. In response to reports of a data breach involving the cabinet office and the new year honours list the ico will be making enquiries a statement said.
The home addresses of celebrities counter terrorism experts and senior police on the new year s honours list have been exposed in a shocking security blunder by the government. New year honours 2020. A member of the public contacted the guardian after downloading the spreadsheet from the government website page where the 2020 new year honours list which was drawn up and approved during.
29 celebrities who spurned the queen and turned down their honours iain duncan smith to be knighted as part of queen s new year s honours list suggest a correction.