Chair of Healthwatch Norfolk, William Armstrong, was awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours List in recognition of his services to the bereaved and to charity. Bill has been Chair of Healthwatch since September 2013 having served 18 years as Coroner for Norfolk. He is also currently Sherriff of Norwich.
Bill said, “I feel deeply honoured by the award. It has been a great privilege to have served the people of Norfolk as Coroner for nearly two decades. I am immensely grateful to those who worked with me, during that time, to launch a number of ground-breaking initiatives and to place the needs of the bereaved at the centre of the inquest process."
Well done Bill from everyone at Healthwatch Norfolk.