We are very proud to announce that the former Chairman of Coastal West Sussex, Iain Shepherd has been awarded an MBE and Shelagh Legrave an OBE in the Queens latest Birthday Honours list.

Iain, who stepped down as CWS Chairman in March (2015), was recognised for his services to the Marine sector and the economy in Chichester (West Sussex).  He is also the Director of Marcom Defence, also based in West Sussex.

Shelagh who Chairs the CWS Skill and Enterprise Group, is also the Principal and Chief Executive at Chichester College.  She was awarded her OBE for services to Further Education.

I am sure you will all join me in congratulating Iain and Shelagh for these well deserved awards.