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Old Dec 29th 2012, 10:36 am   #1
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Smile It's Sir Bradley Wiggins now

Bradley Wiggins, Ben Ainslie knighted, and other honours to 78 sports people in the New Year's Honours list.

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/bradley-wig...232651462.html

Danny Boyle who organised the opening and closing ceremonies gets nothing, however it is believed he turned down the honour he was offered.
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Bradley Wiggins, Ben Ainslie knighted, and other honours to 78 sports people in the New Year's Honours list.

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/bradley-wig...232651462.html

Danny Boyle who organised the opening and closing ceremonies gets nothing, however it is believed he turned down the honour he was offered.
Did any of them slay dragons, or rescue damsels in distress? Knightworthy? Forsooth, I say not!
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Old Dec 31st 2012, 5:35 pm   #3
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Danny Boyle who organised the opening and closing ceremonies gets nothing, however it is believed he turned down the honour he was offered.
as did Ken Livingstone.
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Did any of them slay dragons, or rescue damsels in distress? Knightworthy? Forsooth, I say not!
Totally agree. Knighthoods should be given to protectors of the realm not celebrities.
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