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Still Game stars honoured at QMU

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Former students of the university were honoured at the first in-person graduation since 2019.

Jane McCarry and Mark Cox, best known for playing Isa and Tam in the much loved comedy series Still Game, were both honoured at Queen Margaret University for the memorable contribution they have made to the cultural life of Scotland.

The pair were granted the title Doctor of the University, Honoris Causa at the ceremony at The Usher Hall – the first in-person graduation ceremony since 2019.

The duo went on to entertain the audience with their comedy banter, whilst regaling them with tales of their experiences on stage and screen – and their student days studying acting at the university.

Written by: Jill McLaren

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