Durham cricketer receives honorary degree

North East cricketer Paul Collingwood is receiving an honorary degree from Northumbria University.

The family of England's most capped one-day international will watch the ceremony.

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Full Report: Collingwood collects honorary degree

As cricket fever takes over the North East ahead of the Ashes test matches at Durham next month, Paul Collingwood has put forward his prediction.

The former England cricketer and Captain of Durham was collecting his honorary degree from the University of Northumbria and he could not resist talking about the Ashes.

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