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Cambridge businesses leading the way in Government broadband scheme

So far 674 Cambridge businesses have taken advantage of a £40m Government scheme designed to remove the ‘barrier to entry’ for SMEs seeking to gain access to superfast broadband services, according to figures released today.

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Horizon Discovery Group plc and Redx Pharma plc sign cancer research collaboration

Horizon Discovery Group plc, the international life science company supplying research tools and services that power genomics research and the development of personalised medicines, and Redx Pharma plc, today announce a research collaboration to progress Redx’s novel pan-RAF inhibitor program, for out-licensing in oncology indications including colorectal cancer, the fourth most common cancer and the second most common cause of cancer death in the UK.

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Aled’s in the running for Green Gown crown

Dr Jones has been shortlisted for the Sustainability Professional prize at the annual Green Gown Awards, which is taking place on Thursday, 26 November.

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Major new research grant awarded to Professor Sir Mark Welland in the field of nanotechnology

The multi-million pound 5 year project sponsored by Lloyd’s Register Foundation follows the publication of the LRF’s Foresight review in nanotechnology: the next industrial revolution. The Foundation opened an international call for proposals in August 2014 and this grant was one of three awarded.

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Golf Day secures hole in one for Air Ambulance

East of England based Streets Chartered Accountants, a top 40 accountancy practice, hosted their fourth annual Charity Golf Day on Friday 10th July raising £5,290 for the Air Ambulance.

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C3 signs partnership agreement with VOIP provider SimpleCall Business

C3 has partnered with SimpleCall Business, a VOIP provider focused on the education and hospitality sectors.

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155 films, 11 days, 8 locations . . .

This week sees the launch of the 35th Cambridge Film Festival, a major cultural event committed to delivering the very best in independent international cinema. Organised by registered charity Cambridge Film Trust, the festival has run for over 3 decades and is as a true celebration of film – past, present and future.

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A recent tribunal appeal has clarified TUPE's relation to employee sick leave

Is an employee on sick leave “assigned” to an organised grouping of employees under TUPE?

Not if the employee is on long term sick leave, and is simply on the employer’s books for administrative purposes, according the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) in BT Managed Services-v- Edwards and Another.

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Cambridge Network's taster session lets you experience the benefits of peer learning

One of the most valuable ways to learn is from like-minded people who may be experiencing the same challenges as you, albeit in different industries or environments. If peer learning appeals to you, consider joining a new group for senior managers which gets underway this autumn, organised by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.

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Corporate events that really do cater for all tastes!

Cambridge Food Tour, already known for its exciting culinary tours of the city, has launched a range of corporate events – suitable for everything from a full day’s activity to a one-hour icebreaker or breakaway session.

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