June Brown awarded MBE
June said of the honour: "It's lovely to be joining the actors Rudolph Walker, Barbara Windsor and of course Wendy Richard from EastEnders in being given an honour. I'm delighted for my main charity, The Michael Elliott Trust, of which I am president, and all my smaller charities. Not forgetting my family who are very happy for me."
EastEnders Executive Producer Diederick Santer spoke of June as "a truly special woman and performer,“ adding, "We're incredibly proud of her as she receives this much-deserved honour.”Source Eastenders website