Stars receive honorary degrees

Stage and TV stars Ruth Jones and Birmingham born Adrian Lester will receive honorary degrees from the University of Warwick today. Leicester author Sue Townsend will also receive a degree from De Montfort University.

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Honorary degrees from Warwick for small screen stars

The University of Warwick is giving two stars from the small screen honorary degrees today.

Adrian Lester to receive honorary degree Credit: Doug Peters/Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment

Birmingham-born Adrian Lester who stars in the television programme Hustle will be given an Honorary Doctor of Letters.

Ruth Jones to be given an Honorary Degree Credit: Doug Peters/Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment

Also receiving the same honour is Gavin and Stacey writer and actress Ruth Jones.

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