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The tourism industry is vital to Bermuda’s financial success, with over half a million visitors coming to the island in 2019.

PowerTrunk, the US-based subsidiary of Teltronic, has deployed a TETRA critical communications solution to the island of Bermuda to support all public safety organisations on the island. Working with delivery partner Electronic Communications Ltd and in close cooperation with manufacturing partners Sepura and Teltronic, PowerTrunk deployed the...

11-09-2020
plastic 'lung' balloon with a sticking plaster - illustration:   X is for X-ray  Credit: Carol VanHook

As many as one in 100 patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 develop a pneumothorax – a ‘punctured lung’ – according to a study led by Cambridge researchers.

11-09-2020

Council grants to South Cambridgeshire’s voluntary community groups, totalling more than £170,000 in the past year, have been described as ‘vital’ by recipients.

11-09-2020
ARU Women lift the National Cup - credit Basketball England

Anglia Ruskin University’s women's basketball team is set to go from strength to strength following the exciting appointment of new head coach Jacob Lloyd.

11-09-2020
Peter Jones

A study with researchers at CPFT and the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration East of England has highlighted suicide risk in larger groups of young people with mild or moderate mental distress.

11-09-2020

The Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) and consultants Mott MacDonald are proposing to enhance the facilities at Babraham Road Park & Ride.

11-09-2020
  'Blue Marble' image of Earth  Credit: NASA/NOAA/GSFC/Suomi NPP/VIIRS/Norman Kuring

Global populations of mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles and fish have declined by over two-thirds in less than half a century, due in large part to the same environmental destruction that is contributing to the emergence of zoonotic diseases like COVID-19, according to a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) report released this week.

11-09-2020
Feltwell Lodge

Birketts is delighted to announce that with the kind assistance of the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnerships, it has been able to transfer some of its outstanding Apprenticeship Levy funds to support Norfolk-based Feltwell Lodge Care Home.

11-09-2020
Gloved hand holding a scalpel

An MBA student at Cambridge Judge Business School, Taylor Ottesen (MBA 2019), is co-creator of a new podcast, Global Scalpels, that focuses on the five billion people around the world who lack access to safe and affordable surgery.

11-09-2020
cables

KDP recently completed a cable assembly project for a leading supplier of inspection equipment. KDP was able to respond quickly and its expert in-house team provided a timely and quality result for the client. 

10-09-2020

We may be a nation suffering from Zoom fatigue, but if the last few months has shown us anything, it is just how important digital connectivity is.

10-09-2020
Elien de Schryver

Elien de Schryver has joined Salus Wellness this month.

10-09-2020
Val White

After months of uncertainty and concern, volunteers who support East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) are slowly beginning to resume activity.

10-09-2020

Speechmatics, a UK leader in any-context speech recognition technology, today announces its partnership with Nuix, the creator of innovative software that transforms data into actionable intelligence. Together, Speechmatics and Nuix are bringing highly accurate, secure speech recognition technology to businesses through an end-to-end software...

10-09-2020

KDP Electronic Systems Ltd is very excited to be joining The Cambridge Network and engaging with the vibrant business centre that is Cambridge.

10-09-2020
plane under maintenance

PervasID, the fast-growing technology company that designs and supplies world-leading, passive (battery-free) RFID fixed reader systems for automating inventory tracking, today announces that its technology is being used by CribMaster, a division of Stanley Black & Decker, to introduce the world’s most accurate intelligent toolbox cabinet...

10-09-2020
Engineering students at work

Nick Hill, CEO at Plextek, reflects on a tough time for  school and university students and explains  why  he  was determined to keep his commitment to engineering internships...

10-09-2020
Hiker walking through lush green landscape

In partnership with Bazan and EDF Renewables, Johnson Matthey ( JM) is a proud to see the launch of the Environmental Sustainability Innovation Lab (ESIL). Based in Israel, ESIL will support startups focusing on environmental protection and sustainability.

10-09-2020
illustration of a hurricane hitting a shore and bending palm trees

Higher insurance penetration usually speeds recovery from natural disasters, but not in the US due to a fragmented insurance market, says new report from the Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School.

10-09-2020
AI shows how hydrogen becomes a metal inside giant planets

Researchers have used a combination of AI and quantum mechanics to reveal how hydrogen gradually turns into a metal in giant planets.

10-09-2020

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