More than 3,500 students graduated from the University of Central Lancashire during this year’s prestigious Degree and Award ceremonies.
The students were joined by their families and friends for a week of ceremonies at the city’s Guild Hall.
Among the recipients we eight distinguished people rewarded for their endeavours.
Honorary Doctorates were conferred on Sheena Byrom OBE and Patrick Holden while Honorary Fellowships were bestowed on Charles Hadcock, Stephanie Slater MBE, Ann Turner, Kevin McGee, Barry Cunningham OBE and Enrique Pardo.
Click the link above to view our gallery and don’t forget to pick up Thursday's Lancashire Post (July 26, 2018) for our 16-page success stories pull-out.