Olympian and top scientist honoured on Wearside

Steph Houghton and Prof Sir Graham M Teasdale honoured by University of Sunderland Credit: Sunderland University

Olympic football star Steph Houghton and world-renowned neurosurgeon Professor Sir Graham M Teasdale are to be honoured by the University of Sunderland.

They will receive honorary degrees from Chancellor of the University, Steve Cram, in December.