Liz Lenten receives British Empire Medal

28th January 2022
by Graham Smout

Our very own Liz Lenten receives British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Day 2022 Honours List

Elizabeth (Liz) Lenten, doyenne of Lincolnshire music for many years, has been conferred with a British Empire Medal in Her Majesty The Queen’s, New Year’s Day 2022, Honours List.

She is cited for her services to Music in Lincolnshire, where over the last 20 years she has been delivering participatory music in the area with projects including Choir Vibe (open access Community Youth Choir), Scarlet Community Music Club, Sing Up, British Council World Voices, BBC outreach, soundLINCS, Lincs Music Service & Education Hub, Beatsfit (music and exercise combined) making music for and with children, young people and adults in challenging circumstances, specializing in SEN, outside the mainstream and women’s and families support groups.