Here’s a summary of the wonderful events and honours that came my way in 2019 – my huge thanks to all the organisations who presented me with awards, I still can’t quite believe it all happened!
Pride of Britain Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Janet Jackson
With daughter Azuka and granddaughter Rhianne
Honorary Doctorate Degrees
University of St Andrews – 6th June 2019
Brunel University – 9th July 2019
Birmingham City University, 24th July 2019: Sir Lenny Henry, Chancellor.
Manchester University, 9th October 2019: Lemn Sissay, OBE Chancellor