Cricketer Paul Collingwood receives honorary degree
Durham and England cricketer Paul Collingwood has been presented with an honorary degree by Northumbria University.
The player, who was made an MBE as part of the Ashes winning team in 2005, received the honorary degree of doctor of civil law.
He was joined by his family to pick up the award and described it as a "surreal" but "special day".
15 Jul 2013
- From the section Tyne & Wear