1. I’m so proud of my friend Mel Young. This past week he was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Edinburgh for his tireless commitment to the homeless around the globe. 

    Mel, you are pure inspiration. A true angel on this earth.

    Film producer Lord Puttnam, rugby star Scott Hastings, jazz musician and composer Tommy Smith, Homeless World Cup President and founder of The Big Issue Scotland Mel Young, and Chair of CBI Scotland Nosheena Mobarik were awarded their degrees at a ceremony at the McEwen Hall, Edinburgh Scotland.