Johnny Vegas has received an Honorary Doctorate from Edge Hill. In this video interview he explains what the honour means to him.
A photo gallery and some interesting facts from the Summer 2014 graduations.
North West comedian Michael Pennington, better known as Johnny Vegas, was today made an Honorary Doctor of Literature by Edge Hill University.
Wally Brown CBE, described today as “one of the most important individuals in Liverpool’s history” has been made an Honorary Doctor of Education by Edge Hill University.
A campaigner who has worked tirelessly to change women’s sport policy, promote investment and encourage more girls to take part in physical exercise has been awarded an honorary doctorate from Edge Hill University.
A Lancashire-born composer Sir Harrison Birtwistle described as a “national treasure” was today made an Honorary Doctor of Philosophy by Edge Hill University.
Colin Drummond OBE, Non-executive chairman of Viridor has praised Edge Hill University for leading the way in co-creating courses with industry as he was made an Honorary Doctor of Business Administration today.
Inspirational sports philanthropist and successful entrepreneur Barrie Wells was today made an Honorary Doctor of Business Administration by Edge Hill University.
North West comedian Michael Pennington, better known as Johnny Vegas, is to receive an honorary degree from Edge Hill University this July.
Founding singer of Ultravox John Foxx and women’s rights activist Dr Helen Pankhurst are among a number of esteemed figures set to receive honorary degrees from Edge Hill University this summer.