Doctor Who's head writer Russell T Davies is to receive an honorary fellowship at Cardiff University next Monday (14th July) during their annual degree ceremonies.
These degrees are conferred upon those who have been seen to achieve international distinction in their fields of expertise. Amongst those included this year are television personality Carol Vorderman and Welsh rugby legend Gerald Davies.
This award follows on from Davies's recent nomination for an OBE in the Queen's honours.
For more information see the University's details on the awards, and reports from The South Wales Echo and This is Swansea.