Don't miss a thing that's happening in and around Bury by signing up to the free MyBury newsletter More than 40 people from all over Greater Manchester have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Leading the way, and putting her best foot forward, is Prestwich-born choreographer and former Strictly Come Dancing judge Arlene Phillips.
The 78-year-old has been made a dame for services to dance and charity. Her life in showbiz began in 1974, when she formed the provocative dance group Hot Gossip with a group of dance students.
She went on to choreograph some of the biggest shows on the West End and Broadway, including Grease, Starlight Express, and Saturday Night Fever Arlene then went on to work on several Hollywood films andRead more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk