VIDEO: Olympic star Greg gets honorary degree

Olympian Greg Rutherford came to Bedford today (July 16) to collect an honorary degree from the University of Bedfordshire.

After the ceremony at Bedford Corn Exchange long-jump star Greg described the honour as up there with his MBE and Olympic gold medal.

Greg, who hails from Milton Keynes, joined 150 graduates for the ceremony which was attended by a host of dignitaries including Dave Hodgson, the Mayor of Bedford.

Click on the video to find out what the Olympic star had to say about the day.