Published on 15 Jul 2017 Sections

Tetraplegic student gains first class degree

Home Affairs Correspondent

For any student, picking up a first class honours degree would be an achievement. But for Rob Camm it is an especial feat – coming less than four years after he was paralysed from the neck down in a car accident. The 23-year-old applied for his university place while still in a spinal unit in hospital. Yesterday, he collected his degree in a ceremony in Bristol.