His contribution to the arts all these years has not been overlooked…

GLASTONBURY boss MICHAEL EAVIS is to get an honorary degree.

The University of Bath are to award Eavis with a Doctor of Arts degree for his services to the arts at a ceremony in the Bath Assembly Rooms (December 13).

A University spokesman said: “We will be delighted to award Mr Eavis an honorary doctorate. His contribution to the arts, by giving millions of people the chance to see the best of rock music live on stage, has been very important.”