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West to receive honorary degree

Oct 04, 2010 | 7:15am EDT

The British actor, who hails from Sheffield, England, will be celebrated for his services to the arts by officials at Sheffield Hallam University, who will present West with an honorary doctorate next month (Nov10).

Mercury Prize-nominated singer Kate Rusby, who also hails from the local area, has been named as another recipient of the award, along with This Is England producer Mark Herbert.

The ceremony will take place at Sheffield City Hall on 11 November (10).

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