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Martin the Warrior
April 9th, 2008, 02:11 PM
<img src="http://newsline.longpatrolclub.com/images/misc/bj.jpg" height= "101" width= "75" alt="Brian Jacques" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="3" BORDER="0">According to the <b><A HREF="http://www.liverpooldailypost.co.uk/liverpool-life-features/capital-of-culture/2008/04/08/ljmu-hails-entrepreneurial-pedigree-of-new-fellows-64375-20733217/">Liverpool Daily Post</A></b>, Brian Jacques is among those who will receive an Honorary Fellowship from the Liverpool John Moores University.

The article goes on to quote Brian, who says, <i>"Iím delighted to have been recognised by my own city. As a boy who did not go to grammar school and had to leave at 15 to get a job without any further education, this is indeed a very great honour of which I will be very proud."</i>

Broadcaster Esther Rantzen and songwriter Richard Stilgoe will also receive Fellowships.

The graduation ceremonies will take place on July 21st and July 25th.