Bruce Forsyth has been awarded a CBE, Robbie Coltrane an OBE, actress Imelda Staunton (Vera Drake) also gets an OBE, as does entertainer and actor Sanjeev Bhaskar and comedian/entertainer Roy Barraclough gets an MBE.
Tom Jones will become Sir Tom Jones after being knighted, and Hell Kitchen's Gordon Ramsey gets an OBE also.
England's Ashes-winning cricketers and the team behind London's 2012 Olympic bid lead the sporting New Year Honours.
Cricket captain Michael Vaughan and coach Duncan Fletcher are made OBEs, as are chairman of selectors David Graveney and tour manager Phil Neale.
England's women's captain Clare Connor becomes an OBE, with the rest of the men's team appointed MBEs.
2012 supremo Seb Coe - who is already a Lord - becomes a KBE, while Keith Mills and Craig Reedie get knighthoods.
Coe, who guided London to victory in the race to host the Games and is chair of the London 2012 Organising Committee, will now be known as Lord Coe KBE.
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