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Peter Dixon during his time as Phoenix Natural Gas CEO

Peter Dixon during his time as Phoenix Natural Gas CEO

Peter Dixon with former Prime Minister David Cameron in Belfast

Peter Dixon with former Prime Minister David Cameron in Belfast

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Peter Dixon during his time as Phoenix Natural Gas CEO

Queen’s University has “paused” an honorary degree it chose to award to someone involved in a Stormont scandal after questions about the decision were asked by the Belfast Telegraph.

Last week, an individual contacted us to express concern at the university’s judgment in lauding former Phoenix Natural Gas chief executive Peter Dixon.


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