Doug receives an Honorary Degree from Loughborough University

Doug was delighted and honoured to receive his Honorary Degree from Loughborough University on Tuesday, 18 July from the Chancellor, Lord Sebastian Coe who presided over the proceedings and had a few words with every one of the 500 students who graduated from the School of Business and Economics. 

Doug holding his scroll

Doug holding his scroll

Doug's degree was awarded in recognition of "his outstanding achievements in mountaineering and his sustained contribution to international charity". 

Doug and Trish after the conferment of Doug's Honorary Degree

Doug and Trish after the conferment of Doug's Honorary Degree

Doug with Vice-Chancellor, Robert Allison and Chancellor Lord Coe

Doug with Vice-Chancellor, Robert Allison and Chancellor Lord Coe

Everyone at CAN is delighted for Doug that all his hard work in Nepal has been recognised by this award.