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still from video showing bus stop on planned Cambourne to Cambridge route

Plans for a dedicated off-road public transport route to help thousands of people travel quickly and reliably between Cambourne and Cambridge have been put forward.

24-01-2020
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Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £54,600 to investigate the lost histories of child refugees who sought sanctuary in East Anglia during the Spanish Civil War.

24-01-2020

A new website aims to simplify the way people in need of legal help for family issues navigate the court system.

24-01-2020

Candidates are being asked to step forward now to become the new district councillor for Whittlesford ward and county councillor for Duxford division.

24-01-2020
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The University of Cambridge’s Centre for the Future of Democracy launches at the Bennett Institute next week (29 January 2020). It will explore the challenges and opportunities faced by democratic politics over the coming century.

24-01-2020
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Survey identifies artificial intelligence, engineering design and cyber security as priorities for organisations globally.

 

23-01-2020

A champion appointed by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) will develop plans for a new centre which will help to achieve the government’s net zero ambitions by addressing challenges to the decarbonisation of the industrial sector.

23-01-2020
Downing Street junction in Cambridge

Plans to make the Downing Street/St Andrew’s Street junction in Cambridge safer for pedestrians and cyclists have been revealed.

23-01-2020

A review launched this month will consider doctoral education offered through the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

23-01-2020
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A new survey commissioned by Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has revealed that only 47% of people in East Anglia would consider themselves in a “job for life”, placing them 11th out of 12 regions surveyed.

23-01-2020
  Bumblebee, Bombus terrestris  Credit: Yani Dubin on Flickr

Animal pollinators support the production of three-quarters of the world’s food crops, and many flowers produce nectar to reward the pollinators. A new study using bumblebees has found that the sweetest nectar is not necessarily the best: too much sugar slows down the bees. The results will inform breeding efforts to make crops more attractive...

23-01-2020
  Left: Anatomic MR image of breast tumour; Right: Overlays of hyperpolarised 13C-MRI on anatomic images showing pyruvate and lactate in breast cancer  Credit: Kevin Brindle

A new type of scan that involves magnetising molecules allows doctors to see in real-time which regions of a breast tumour are active, according to research at the University of Cambridge.

23-01-2020

Government public procurement legislation should ‘explicitly ensure’ that calls for tender favour enterprises that pursue social and environmental goals, says new report issued at World Economic Forum in Davos co-authored by Dr Helen Haugh of Cambridge Judge Business School.

23-01-2020
Syrris Atlas HD range of automated jacketed reactors

Asahi Glassplant UK Ltd. (AG! UK) is excited to announce the successful acquisition of the Syrris and Glass Solutions businesses from Blacktrace Holdings Ltd. (Blacktrace), Royston, UK, on 1st January 2020.

23-01-2020
Visitors walk past Cambridge's famous King's College Chapel

Visit Cambridge and Beyond is to partner with niche visitor attractions agency Rubber Cheese, to develop a new user friendly, mobile ready website which appeals to both local and international visitors.

23-01-2020
10-strong brass-driven band Colonel Spanky’s Love Ensemble. Their influences are ‘Riot Jazz and the  Infectious rhythms of New Orleans’

LGBT History Month, which takes place in February in the UK, is a month-long celebration of diversity and observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history.

23-01-2020
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AVEVA’s artificial intelligence infused technology delivers comprehensive preventive and predictive software capabilities to accelerate action across engineering, operations and maintenance.

23-01-2020
Sue Keogh and The Business of Cambridge - 105 radio banner

Heads up, ears out! Sookio's Sue Keogh is hosting a new radio show, The Business of Cambridge. Tune in to Cambridge 105 Radio on Sundays at 10am.

23-01-2020

If the winter weather and post-Christmas credit card bills have got employees feeling blue this month, the HR Dept has some simple and effective ways to get your #SME workforce back on track, in this month's blog. 

22-01-2020
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BroadbandUK is partnering with Origin Broadband to provide broadband speed testing capability.

22-01-2020

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