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La Playa insurance, the Cambridge based boutique specialist insurance adviser, has joined forces with four other firms nationally as a founding member of Partners&, creating a new advisory business in the insurance marketplace.

29-06-2020
roem tip time logo

In her regular series for Cambridge Network members - now in its 15th year - software training expert Karen Roem offers handy tips to help you 'Tame your computer'. This week she describes how to round a number up or down to the nearest half (Microsoft Excel).

29-06-2020
Business development meeting

Few would dispute that business development is vital for your company's long term success. But ask 10 people in your company what business development is and, more importantly, how you do it, and you're likely to get 10 different answers.

29-06-2020
Milner Therapeutics brochure & Symposium 2020

This year, the Milner Symposium 'Building Collaborations to Transform Therapies' had to change tack and move from a physical to a virtual format. So did the documentation.

29-06-2020
     Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy  sign

Two support packages will give greater job protection to thousands of researchers, scientists and technicians working at UK universities during coronavirus (COVID-19).

29-06-2020
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A Code of Practice has now been published to reinforce the importance of both landlords (Ls) and tenants (Ts), taking a collaborative approach to limit the damage resulting from the pandemic. At the moment it is merely voluntary and published as guidance only, however the guidance supplies details of best practices and should serve as a helpful...

29-06-2020
half marathon/ matthew power photography

Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has been named as a finalist in two categories in this year’s PRCA Dare Awards (South East and East Anglia) for its #RunForWellbeing campaign with...

29-06-2020

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has announced measures to collaborate with business, public sector and community organisations to help the region recover from COVID-19 and to stimulate further economic growth.

29-06-2020
Kim Custeau, VP Asset Performance, AVEVA

Independent research firm recognises AVEVA as a market leader among the 11 most prominent global APM solution providers.

29-06-2020
SARS-CoV-2 viruses visible on a cell with filopodia. Credit: Elizabeth Fischer, Miscroscopy Unit NIH/NIAID

Researchers evaluate how the new coronavirus rewires human proteins for its own replication, and identify several antiviral drugs ready for clinical trials.

29-06-2020
Steve Lancaster from Domino Printing with some of his African students (taken pre COVID-19).

A senior scientist at a Cambridge company has been nominated by his peers for his outstanding contribution to proactively and inclusively supporting colleagues and the wider scientific community.

29-06-2020
Lizzie Knott illustration

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has launched Present, a virtual showcase of some of the best work by students graduating this year from the faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS).

29-06-2020
Hand lay-up of carbon fibre battery enclosure for electric vehicle

The value of the global composites manufacturing market is set to skyrocket, particularly as demand for clean transportation continues to increase. In the UK alone, it is predicted to be £12.5 billion by 2030. This growth is largely dependent on a workforce with the appropriate skillset, and TRB Lightweight Structures is investing in the...

29-06-2020
CGI park Northstowe/ Copyright Homes England

A blueprint for Northstowe Town Centre has been approved by South Cambridgeshire District Council – including a vision for it to be ‘connected to nature’.

29-06-2020
EACH shop at Cherry Hinton

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) is to open the doors of another 13 shops, with the first phase of its reopening plan having been deemed a big success.

29-06-2020
Tesco operative carrying food in a store

Tesco has announced an additional £2million for its COVID-19 Community Fund, forming part of its £52million package of support to help local communities tackling the Coronavirus outbreak, with £500 grants available for groups across the area.

29-06-2020

On 26 June 2000, the UK and US governments announced simultaneously the completion of the first draft of the entire human genome – the first map of the three billion base pairs that make up human DNA.

27-06-2020

Taylor Wessing  has advised Boku Inc., a leading global mobile payment and mobile identity company, on its conditional acquisition of Fortumo Holdings, a transaction valued at a maximum enterprise value of $41 million. The acquisition will cement the Group's positioning as a leading mobile payment and mobile identity solutions company.

26-06-2020
 Independent Schools of the Year awards rosette

St Mary's School, Cambridge is delighted to be shortlisted for a prestigious 'Independent School of the Year 2020' award - the Marketing Award for Effective Brand Communication.

26-06-2020
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The Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) Executive Board has approved plans for a new high quality public transport route that will mean thousands of people can leave their cars at home and travel into the city and the Cambridge Biomedical Campus (CBC) more sustainably.

26-06-2020

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