Dame Janet Suzman – one of the most respected classical stage actresses of our time – has lent her name to a new playwriting prize for Edge Hill University students.
St Helens-born conductor John Rigby was awarded Honorary Doctor of Arts by Edge Hill University in July 2016.
St Helens-born conductor John Rigby awarded Honorary Doctor of Arts
Colin and Wendy Parry were today awarded with Honorary Doctors of Education by Edge Hill University for their efforts in promoting peace and community education in the wake of a family tragedy.
In July this year, renowned British film maker Terence Davies was made an Honorary Doctor of Literature at Edge Hill University, where he discussed his most recent venture Sunset Song.
Renowned actor Dame Janet Suzman today offered some words of advice to Edge Hill graduands from the Faculty of Arts and Science as she was made an Honorary Doctor of Arts.
Lancashire stage, film and TV actor and singer Jane Horrocks was today made an Honorary Doctor of Arts at Edge Hill University.
A Liverpool-born director described as one of Britain’s greatest living film-makers was today made an Honorary Doctor of Literature at Edge Hill University.
Renowned film director Terence Davies, actresses Dame Janet Suzman and Jane Horrocks and The Farm’s Peter Hooton are among a number of esteemed figures set to receive honorary degrees from Edge Hill University this summer.
Take a look at Edge Hill’s successful year in our photo gallery