Bristol student stands to receive degree after 5 years in a wheelchair
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Disabled Swindon student given standing ovation when collecting honour

A student who has used a wheelchair since a car accident five years ago stood up unassisted to receive his law degree.

Jeremiah Daliel, from Swindon, promised his friends and family that he would stand at his graduation ceremony on 20 July.

When the moment came he was given a standing ovation by the audience at the University of the West of England.

Video courtesy of the University of the West of England

  • 29 Jul 2016