Queen to bestow honour on University of Bedfordshire

Her Majesty the Queen Credit: PA

The University of Bedfordshire is due to be honoured by the Queen later today.

The institution, which has campuses in Luton, Bedford and Milton Keynes, is to receive the Queen's anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace.

The award will be presented to Vice Chancellor Bill Rammell. The award is for the University's research into helping shape child protection policy.