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Tristan midwife is awarded British Empire Medal

A retired midwife on Tristan da Cunha has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the 2013 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. The citation reads: Mrs Marilyn (Gladys) Anna LAVARELLO, Midwife, Camogli Hospital, Tristan da Cunha. For services to the community in … Continue reading

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New Year’s honour for Ascension’s ‘Mrs Everything’ – Caz Yon

Caroline “Caz” Yon has been awarded an MBE in the 2013 New Year Honours list, for services to the community on Ascension Island. Caz was recently described by a visiting writer as an “extraordinary woman – five careers on the island: Veterinarian, Driver, … Continue reading

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Edie and Joe receive MBEs in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Edie Timm of St Helena and Joe Green of Tristan da Cunha have both been awarded the MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for 2012. They appear in the official list as follows: Mrs Edith May Timm, formerly Chief … Continue reading

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