Honours system must acknowledge community champions, says May
Britain's honours system must ensure people who are "really contributing" to society and their communities are recognised, according to Theresa May.
The Prime Minister signalled she is seeking a different approach to her predecessor David Cameron, who was accused of cronyism after he dished out gongs to a string of political allies, Tory donors and Downing Street staff in his resignation honours.
Mrs May told The Andrew Marr Show on BBC One: "If you look at any of the honours when they're announced, the vast majority of people are people who have given something - perhaps to... read more
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