Doctorate for Zandra Rhodes

At the Heriot-Watt University graduation ceremony Ms Zandra Rhodes,
fashion designer, will be awarded a Doctorate of Letters in recognition
of her outstanding contribution to the fashion and design industries,
and Mr Tony Taylor, former member of Heriot-Watt University Court, will
be awarded a Doctorate of Letters in recognition of his sustained
contribution to the wellbeing and progress of the Faculty and School of
Textiles and to public life in the Borders.

A photo opportunity is available following the graduation ceremony and
procession, at aprox.12 noon Monday 9 July ’07 at Old Gala House. Please
meet on the front lawn (if wet, inside Old Gala House, first room on
left) and ask for Caroline Dempster, Press Officer.

For further information or a photograph, please contact:
Caroline Dempster
Press Officer
Heriot-Watt University
Tel: 0131 451 3443

Contact: Caroline Dempster
Phone: 0131 451 3443