Paddington rail crash: commendations

The following people received Chief Constable's Commendations for their efforts following the 1999 Paddington rail crash.

PC Andy Darke receives his Commendation from Prince Charles
Assisted others to escape:

Mark Bestwick
Sean Cornes
Scott Dicker
Mark Fisher
Gerald Gough
Richard Handover
Anthony Jasper

Performed acts of rescue:

Martin Brennan
Martin Comberbach
Rudie Coppieters
Christopher Goodall
Wayne Levy
Atif Radwan
Philip Scotcher

Assisted, aided and supported fellow passengers:

Andrew Cowgill
Bruce Creed
Anthony Knox
Mark Legg
Richard Nelson
Lee Tyack

Response by members of the public:

Edward Brown
Maria Gouveia

Response by organisations:

Sainsbury's supermarket, Ladbroke Grove
Barlby Road Primary School

Initial police response:

Inspector Willie Baker
Constable Philip Hammond
Former Acting Superintendent Brian Coleman
Inspector Theresa Ferguson

Police search teams:

Sergeant Rae Jiggins
Sergeant Duncan Manners
Constable Derek Worsfold
Constable Andrew Darke
Constable Christopher Price

Post incident personnel:

Chief Inspector Bob Pacey
Sergeant Dave Humphryes
The Reverend Miles Mitson
The Reverend Keith Griffiths
Sue Maxfield, Force Welfare Officer
Chief Inspector Alan Clark

Investigation:

Detective Superintendent Nick Bracken
Detective Superintendent Alan Pacey
Constable Robert Staveley-Brown
Detective Inspector Chris Connell
Detective Chief Inspector Mark Smith
Former Detective Sergeant Ken Buckley
Force HQ Scenes of Crime Department
Superintendent Tony Thompson