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UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) is inviting proposals under the Enabling Research workstream for projects to establish academic‑led research that addresses widely understood problems in relation to plastic packaging, whose solutions are unknown today, but which if solved will unlock existing barriers to fundamental systems change, and make...

14-01-2020
Volunteers collecting Christmas trees

A charity received more than £4,000 in exchange for collecting some 350 Christmas trees from Huntingdon, St Ives and surrounding villages over the weekend.

14-01-2020

New research has found that two factors – an outdoor location and the presence of a weapon – have a significant bearing on the verdict of juries in cases of child stranger rape.

14-01-2020
Grace Kerr, Chair of the CSR Committee at Birketts

Top 100 law firm Birketts has been shortlisted for Best Community Programme at the eighteenth annual Management Excellence Awards.

14-01-2020
Three people discuss images seen on a laptop computer

Civic crowdfunding now finances civic infrastructure, but these platforms must navigate tension between growth and their social mission, says a study co-authored by Dr Matthew Grimes of Cambridge Judge Business School.

14-01-2020
Students at work Credit: University of Leeds

An exciting new centre has been announced that will train 50 PhD students to tackle environmental challenges using the latest satellite data.

14-01-2020

The HR Dept's blog this month focuses on the unfortunate label for January, as 'the season of separation'. While relationship troubles are personal and best kept out of the workplace, the magnitude of a divorce can be difficult for a person to manage. 

14-01-2020
Dr Ilian Iliev and Nick Salisbury

EMV Capital continues to expand its team, in support of the company's growth strategies. This Investor Relations hire will help EMV Capital support its growing private investor community and the EIS investment practice.

13-01-2020
Broadband Speed Logo

More than 100,000 UK based speed tests ran in 2019.

13-01-2020
Cyclist crossing Madingley Road in Cambridge

The Greater Cambridge Partnership has launched a consultation on proposals for cycling and walking improvements on Madingley Road in Cambridge.

13-01-2020
Gemma Manning, HR Director (left) congratulates Ginette Northmore, Education Receptionist (right)

Ginette (Ginnie) Northmore, Education Receptionist, was congratulated recently as the first person to complete and pass an apprenticeship with Arthur Rank Hospice Charity with the Government Levy.

13-01-2020
The new Local Plan's big themes in graphic form

The first conversation to create “the most important document most people have never heard of” has started – with residents urged to get involved now in planning how we live, work and play in Greater Cambridge in the decades ahead.

13-01-2020
Adder elite service graphic

Adder Technology, a specialist in connectivity solutions and high performance IP KVM, today announced its Elite Service, a new addition to its industry-leading Professional Services portfolio.

13-01-2020
Ian Tichias

Xaar plc announces the appointment of Ian Tichias as Chief Finance Officer and Director of the Board from 1 March 2020.

13-01-2020
Clentech Venture Day logo with dates

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the complete selection of startups who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 11th & 12th February 2020.

13-01-2020
Lisa Hayward (Head of Employee Incentives at Birketts).

Birketts has advised Seetec Business and Technology Centre Limited’s founder and 80 per cent shareholder, Peter Cooper, in respect of his sale of 51 per cent of the company into a trust for the sole benefit of the company’s 2,500 employees. As a result Seetec becomes the 9th largest employee-owned company in the UK by number of employees and...

13-01-2020
Titan patient cart - annotated graphic

Cambridge Design Partnership (CDP) has teamed up with Canadian based Titan Medical to develop an innovative robotic surgery system. They aim to offer minimally invasive surgery (MIS) through a single incision, rather than several incisions, which is currently the case with both traditional laparoscopic surgery and existing multi-port robotic...

13-01-2020
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All directors, trustees and partners of any business, from start up to established corporates, are required by the HSE to implement a specific set of health and safety related due dilligence requirements.

13-01-2020
Composite image illustratiing pre-clinical testing of neuroimmune treatment in mice receiving a brain injury.

Pioneering research by Professor Adrian Liston, a senior group leader at the Babraham Institute, will be developed towards being market-ready for the treatment of brain injury by funding provided by an ERC (European Research Council) Proof of Concept grant.

13-01-2020

Do you get lonely in your working life? Here are ten tips which can help alleviate the isolation...

12-01-2020

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