Graduation time at Buckinghamshire New University
PUBLISHED: 12:37 20 October 2011 | UPDATED: 20:10 20 February 2013
Television personality Fern Britton and Never Mind the Buzzcocks star Noel Fielding were among those receiving honorary awards during graduation celebrations at Buckinghamshire New University.
Fern, who lives in Holmer Green, and Noel, a former student, joined 1,500 students and guests at Wycombe Swan Theatre.
In addition, renowned author and campaigner Lois Graessle, Tom Robinson, a longstanding champion of new talent at BBC Radio 6 Music, and Chander Vasdev, Managing Director of High Wycombe-based software services and solutions company ION IT Ltd, were recognised in this years ceremonies. Ferns degree recognised her television career and charity work, which includes Bucks-based charity, Iain Rennie Hospice at Home (IRHH). Noel studied graphic design and advertising at the university between 1992 and 1995 before his TV career.