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From left to right: Alex Tsompanidis, Jennifer Ward George, Victor Parchment

A team of three PhD students has been awarded business-led innovation funding by Innovate UK.  Jennifer Ward George, Victor Parchment, and Alex Tsompanidis will work together on an inventive software platform known as SOAP to help control the spread of COVID-19 in displaced communities and refugee camps.

03-07-2020

There have been some amazing examples of agencies and businesses offering free support during the coronavirus crisis.

03-07-2020
David Rapley

David Rapley, the visionary property pioneer behind Cambridge-based Rheebridge, is on the lookout for a new generation of property investment opportunities, following the successful sale of its 50% shareholding in award-winning Laragh House Developments.

03-07-2020

The BBC has set out plans to transform its local services in England as it seeks to serve audiences better, respond to lessons learnt during the COVID-19 crisis and make savings to tackle its financial challenges.

03-07-2020
person about to enter a maze/ Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay

Cambridge Network and Belbin are offering jobseekers a helping hand, as everyone who signs up to attend the Network's Virtual Jobs and Careers Fair on Thursday 16th July can benefit from the insights of a Belbin Self-Perception report.

03-07-2020

Small Cell Forum (SCF) has announced the winners of the SCF Small Cell Awards for 2020, recognising and celebrating excellence, innovation and achievement in every aspect of the global small cell industry as it transitions to the 5G era.

03-07-2020
Alberto Sanson

Domino Printing has announced the appointment of Alberto Sanson as Chief Information Officer (CIO), following the retirement of Dick Wallin who led the company’s IT team for the past 20 years.

03-07-2020
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Form the Future is refreshing its website and wants to hear from its primary audience, young people, to explore and learn from their ideas. Next Friday 10th July, its team is hosting a virtual Website Hackathon.

03-07-2020
Cambridge in lockdown Credit: Sue Long

Photographs for an online gallery at this year’s Open Cambridge weekend (11th – 13th September) are now being accepted in an open call to the public.

03-07-2020
A sonobuoy launch carousel

Marshall Advanced Composites has received an order worth £890,000 from Honeywell for 21 sonobuoy launch carousel assembly units.

03-07-2020
empty classroom/ Image by Wokandapix from Pixabay

Detailed plans have been unveiled for all children and young people to return to full-time education from September.

03-07-2020
 Imaging signature of Alzheimer's disease in adults with Down syndrome for brain structure, glucose metabolism, and amyloid β deposition

A study with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust has shown how people with Down syndrome can develop the brain changes associated with Alzheimer’s disease by their forties, with no clinical symptoms to help detect them.

03-07-2020
golf club next to a golf ball in close up

Golfers will be excited to hear East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) has launched the EACH Summer Matchplay, in partnership with Competition Golf.

02-07-2020
Oxford PharmaGenesis offices

Oxford PharmaGenesis is a project COEL is incredibly proud of. This Health Science Communication Consultancy put their employees needs first when they hatched an ambitious plan to restore a residential Georgian farmhouse for their headquarters in Oxford. COEL helped them create a workplace which is fresh and attractive; providing employees with...

02-07-2020
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R&D Roadmap sets out vision to attract global talent, cut unnecessary bureaucracy and cement the UK as a world-leading science superpower.

02-07-2020
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An initiative to provide local affordable homes for local people in South Cambridgeshire is celebrating its first major milestone – and it is hoped it will be the forerunner to other similar schemes elsewhere in the district.

02-07-2020
June 2008 CN home page screen shot from British Library archive

It is exactly 22 years since the original Cambridge Network website went live (2 July 1998), when it led the way as one of the world's first sites to offer a user login and interface for increasing numbers of members.

02-07-2020

Proposals to build a new station for Soham were confirmed by East Cambridgeshire District Council last week, giving the go-ahead for the new station to be built.

02-07-2020

Over £420,000 of grants have been paid to small businesses, charities and not-for-profit organisations in Cambridge in the first three weeks of the Discretionary Grants Fund, the latest Coronavirus grant scheme being run by Cambridge City Council.

02-07-2020

Darktrace, the world’s leading cyber AI company, has announced a range of new products and features that extend its Enterprise Immune System platform to endpoints, video and chat apps, SaaS applications, and identity and access management integrations to protect today’s remote and dynamic workforces.

02-07-2020

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