Honours for TV scriptwriter and daughter

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A writer and her daughter will be among those to be made Honorary Fellows of Bradford College.

Leeds-born actor, scriptwriter, director and producer Kay Mellor and Gaynor Faye, actor, writer and presenter, will be among the recipients of six Honorary Fellowships, recognising their outstanding service or support to the college or city and district of Bradford.

Other recipients include Meghna Ghai Puri, president of Whistling Woods International (WWI), Asia’s leading film, television, animation and media arts institute; Rich Jones who founded the charity The Joshua Project in 2007 aged 23; Mohammed Aslam, the Aagrah Group’s executive head chef, and Eur Ing Dr Phebe Mann, nationally recognised as an exceptional role model for women in engineering.