The Queen’s 2011 New Year’s Honours list, recognising people of “outstanding merit”,  includes:

  • CSM trained fashion designers Alice Temperley and Katharine Hamnett, who were appointed  MBE and CBE respectively
  • Turner Prize-winning artist Steve McQueen, who studied at Chelsea,  was awarded a CBE
  • Footwear designer Beatrix Ong, who trained at LCF, was awarded an MBE
  • Costume designer and CSM alumna Sandy Powell was appointed an OBE for services to the film industry

Read the full list of inspiring recipients on The Independent