This section lists those who can officialy be called Geordie Gems by firstly being nominated for and then awarded a Geordie Empire Medal.
- Catherine Cookson Dame of the British Empire DBE GEM – Literature
- Dr Keith Armstrong – GEM – Literature
- Leslie Cuthbertson GEM – Conspicuous Gallantry
- Sir Bobby Robson – GEM – Sport & Charity
Who is going to be nominated next? 🙂