Olympic Medallist Opens Uni Extension

Wolverhampton's London 2012 Olympic medallist, Kristian Thomas, will officially open the new St Chad building and library at Newman University College today.

Olympic medallist to open £20million uni extension

Kristian Thomas talking to Kate Middleton Credit: PA

Wolverhampton's London 2012 Olympic medallist, Kristian Thomas, will officially open the new St Chad building and library at Newman University College today.

Work began on the £20 million project in 2010, which includes a high-profile new-build library, entrance building, lecture theatres and research centre, alongside a state-of-the-art sport performance suite and refurbished community sports facilities.