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Thread #112827   Message #2392770
Posted By: GUEST,Ralphie
19-Jul-08 - 06:40 AM
Thread Name: Honorary doctorate for m.carthy
Subject: RE: Honorary doctorate for m.carthy
Mr Shaw.

Ooooooh Nooooo!!

All Polytechnics were up graded to University status a few years ago...
Apparently the Mortar Board manufacturers had fallen on hard times, and pressure was put on the government by the House of Lords.

(Also, Mortar Boards make pretty good frisbees, apparently)

I'll get me gown.....