UK: Committee to consider stripping honour

UK: The Honours Forfeiture Committee will meet this week to consider whether former RBS chief Sir Fred Goodwin should be stripped of his knighthood, David Cameron told MPs today.

The news comes two years after the Star decided to “de-knight” the former banker who ran the RBS in the years before it was forced to get government help to prevent its collapse.

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