Executive headteacher, Harton Technology College, Jarrow School, South Tyneside and Academy 360, Sunderland. (Cleadon, Tyne and Wear)Professor Malcolm John Grant, CBE.

For voluntary service to young people and public life.

Professor of Artificial Intelligence, University of Southampton. (Lymington, Hampshire)Professor Michael Rudolf Stratton, FRS.

(Godalming, Surrey)Jeremy Patrick Stewart Crawford.

For services to the Civil Service and to local government reform.

(Leeds, West Yorkshire)Mrs Janet Wolfson De Botton, CBE.

(Lightwater, Surrey)Professor Anne Mandall Johnson. Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, University College London.

Headteacher, The Avenue School, Reading, Berkshire.

(London) ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIREDBEMrs Susan Mary Bourne.

(Danbury, Essex)Professor Stephen Patrick O'Rahilly, FRS. Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. School Professor of Economics and Political Science, London School of Economics and Political Science.

Co-founder, Joint chief executive and creative director, Ambassador Theatre Group. (West Byfleet, Surrey)Professor Christopher Antoniou Pissarides, FBA.

Member of Parliament for Gainsborough and lately Chair, Public Accounts Committee.