Transport men honoured
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• Representatives from the manufacturing and operating branches of road transport figure in the New Year Honours List: KB: D. H. Barran, chairman. Shell Transport and Trading Co Ltd.
CBE: John Alden. director and chief engineer, Vauxhall Motors Ltd, for services to export. J. H. Pitchford, chairman, Ricardo and Co Engineers (1927) Ltd, for services to export.
OBE: Michael Bonallack, for services to golf. D. G. Burton, chief diesel engineer, CAV Ltd, for services to export. Angus Campbell, secretary, David MacBrayne Ltd. Frank Higham, director-general, The Motor Agents' Association. J. L Webb, chief engineer. RAC.
MBE: R. C. Battersby, sales director, Associated Engineering (Export Services) Ltd, for services to export. T. W. Clarke, senior executive assistant, London Transport Executive. A. Galbraith, superintendent, motor accessory division, Smiths Industries Ltd. J. A. Fearne, lately secretary, Yorkshire and NE transport users' consultative committees. Ald T. H. Kenley, lately traffic superintendent, Cumberland Motor Services Ltd. Eric Moore, p.a, to group managing director (automotive and subsidiary companies) RollsRoyce Ltd. Stanley Murfin, shorthand writer, South Wales traffic area. Leonard Patrick, secretary, West Midland division, Freight Transport Association. H. W. Phillips, chief purchasing officer, Export Packing Service Group. W. V. Smith, senior traffic examiner, DoE. D. McLean Taylor, chief engineer, David MacBrayne Ltd.
ISO: D. H. Morris, lately clerk to the Scottish Traffic Commissioners.
BEM: W. E. Austin, bus driver, Swanley Garage, London Country Bus Services Ltd. E. A. V. Bignell, foreman vehicle tester, DoE. G. Greenshields, lorry driver, James Hemphill Ltd, Glasgow. H. Livingstone, lately bus driver, Highland Omnibuses Ltd. J. Marsh, driver, W, Rainford Ltd, Liverpool. W.' H. Orr. driver, Northern Ireland Carriers Ltd. H. Wills, asst. yard foreman, National Freight Corpn, London.