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The Queen

The achievements and contributions of individuals from the University of Cambridge and its Colleges have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

14-06-2021
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Improved targeting of adult education funding to areas with low levels of skills, low wages and greater unemployment has been approved by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority’s Skills Committee today (June 14).

14-06-2021

New cardiovascular prediction tool is ready for use by doctors across the UK and Europe.

14-06-2021
Flavia Z Drago - Gustavo, the Shy Ghost cover - shortlisted for Klaus Flugge Prize

Children’s Book Illustration Master’s students have wowed the judges at this year’s Batsford Prize and Macmillan Prize for Illustration, while talented graduates from the Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) course are in the running for two major...

14-06-2021
Mayor Dr Nik Johnson on St Ives bridge

People eager for long-awaited improvements to the roads around St Ives have the chance to vote on their favourite scheme when the new Cambridgeshire & Peterborough mayor reveals the options for the first time today (Monday 14th June).

14-06-2021
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Deeptech Labs (DTL), a new post-seed accelerator aimed at deep technology (deeptech) start-ups, has been founded in Cambridge to bring the benefits of its innovation ecosystem to post-Seed deeptech companies from the UK and Europe. 

14-06-2021
Wellcome Genome Camous expansion

Greater Cambridge planners are celebrating success at the prestigious Planning Awards 2021, with three projects in the area coming away with awards. Six projects involving the Greater Cambridge Shared Planning Service, which covers Cambridge City and South Cambridgeshire District Councils, were shortlisted across four categories and the results...

14-06-2021
Packaging incorporating Xampla's plant-based plastic  Credit: Xampla

Researchers have created a plant-based, sustainable, scalable material that could replace single-use plastics in many consumer products.

14-06-2021

Avacta Group plc (AIM: AVCT), the developer of diagnostics and innovative cancer therapies based on its proprietary Affimer® and pre|CISION™ platforms, is pleased to announce that it has received notice of registration of its AffiDX® SARS-CoV-2 antigen lateral flow test in the EU allowing the Company to place the product on the market in all 27...

14-06-2021
  Artist's impression of the binary star VVV-WIT-08  Credit: Amanda Smith

Astronomers have spotted a giant ‘blinking’ star towards the centre of the Milky Way, more than 25,000 light years away.

14-06-2021
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The how, what and why of using strategic communication to achieve your aims from Simon Hall, whether you're raising money, selling services, or even investigating murder...

13-06-2021
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Marshall Centre has been named as a finalist in four categories in the Awards International Business Awards 2021.

11-06-2021
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When you think of "cloud Infrastructure or Technologies", do you automatically think of public Cloud? I.e. Microsoft Azure, Google or AWS (Amazon Web Services)?

11-06-2021
Kathryn Towell,

Training future talent through apprenticeships is a huge part of Marshall Centre's history. With more than 100 years’ experience and expertise, the centre has many unique apprentice journeys to share.

11-06-2021

EY has announced the regional finalists for its Entrepreneur of the Year UK programme, including five entrepreneurs from East of England-based businesses.

11-06-2021
Faust Chamber Orchestra  in rehearsal

Cambridge Summer Music marks the return of live music in 2021 with an exciting programme focusing on French and British music and spanning from the Baroque to a world premiere by one of Britain’s outstanding and up-coming composers.

11-06-2021
Sir Roy Calne

Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge has named its specialist transplant unit after a former surgeon who became an international giant in the field.

11-06-2021
cycling road marking

Cambridgeshire County Council is asking for the public’s input on where people would like to see new and improved walking and cycling routes across the county.

11-06-2021
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Darktrace, a leading autonomous cyber security AI company, announced that it has been named ‘Best Security Company’ at the 2021 SC Europe Awards.

11-06-2021

Under the lead of Hamburg partner Carsten Bartholl, the international law firm Taylor Wessing provided comprehensive legal advice to Encavis Asset Management AG ("Encavis AM") on the acquisition of the "Warnsdorf" wind farm in Prignitz/Brandenburg. The Warnsdorf wind farm consists of 12 wind turbines manufactured by Vestas with a total...

10-06-2021

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