At yesterday's annual Honours ceremony at the Royal Academy of Music, various figures from - or with strong connections to - the jazz world received honours:
Associates: John Blease, Janek Gwizdala, Sam Mayne, Lucy Railton, Tom Richards
Honorary Associates: Iain Ballamy, Joe Locke, Jon Newey.
(The first category is reserved for former students/ and with thanks to the anonymous commenter who spotted a couple we'd missed first time round)
THE FULL LIST OF ALL THE AWARDS GIVEN OUT YESTERDAY IS HERE