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hard hats on a construction site with cranes in the background

The Construction industry is one of the largest in the UK economy.

21-01-2020
200120_The Cambridge & FTSE AIM 100 Index Movement

The Cambridge Index advanced 298.3 points or 1.1% to close at 27,950.5, as three of the top five Index heavyweights posted weekly gains to their share prices.

21-01-2020
 Somersham based graphene device developer Paragraf Ltd had a fully-funded energy efficiency review from BEECP, and subsequently secured a grant towards implementing LED lighting.

This week is Big Energy Saving Week. Small and medium sized businesses are urged to sign up for a free energy efficiency review, to become less wasteful, use less energy, cut carbon and cut costs in their business.

21-01-2020
Girl in a hard hat on a building site

The Housing and Communities Committee of the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority has approved funding for 81 affordable homes at sites across Huntingdonshire and Cambridgeshire.

21-01-2020
Plastic in the ocean - graphic

Plastic has become a malevolent symbol of our wasteful society. It’s also fundamental to almost every aspect of our lives. How do we shift our ‘take, make, throw-away’ plastic world towards ‘recycle, recover, re-use’? Experts, including Dr Khaled Soufani, Director of the Circular Economy Centre at Cambridge Judge Business School, offer their...

21-01-2020
  Artist's impression of black hole surroundings  Credit: European Space Agency

Most black holes are too small on the sky for us to determine their immediate environment, but we can still explore these mysterious objects by watching how matter behaves as it nears, and falls into them.

21-01-2020
 Mark Colton

Pure, the professional recruitment company for the East of England, has promoted Mark Colton to the role of Managing Consultant.

21-01-2020
Sue Gull, Jordan Holder, Caroline Cotterell

Scrutton Bland pledges to help boost employability and skills for students in Ipswich.

21-01-2020
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Predictive policing, mini organs, growing food underground, global mega-fires and the limits of human endurance. These are a few of the topics explored during the 26th Cambridge Science Festival, which is set to host 390 events between 9 – 22 March at venues across the city.  The theme this year is ‘vision’.

21-01-2020
CES 2020

The Financial Times has featured Audio Analytic alongside some of the biggest companies in the tech industry in its ‘The best of CES 2020’ highlights article.

21-01-2020
East of England Global Health Conference flyer

On Thursday, 19 March 2020, Cambridge Global Health Partnerships will be hosting the second biennial ‘East of England Global Health Conference’ at Hughes Hall.

21-01-2020

The 19 community projects that will receive £120,959 to help South Cambridgeshire become zero carbon have been revealed.

21-01-2020
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 change the order of data in a chart and its legend (Microsoft Excel).

20-01-2020
microphone in a studio

Sookio loves a podcast.  Here Clark Chapman, Digital Strategist, shares his experience of this growing medium and helps you make a business case for hosting your own.

20-01-2020
Some of the team at Re:Fresh

With the help of Indie Cambridge - the community of ‘real’ Cambridge - Cambridge Network continues its weekly exploration of the best independent shops, cafés, restaurants, people, businesses, venues and events in Cambridge and the surrounding area. This week: Re:Fresh.

20-01-2020
  Pouring water on person's hands  Credit: Photo by mrjn Photography on Unsplash

Students and teachers across India now have free access to a new curriculum on water security and sustainability, co-developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge, which incorporates engagement with climate change and climate activism into their lessons.

20-01-2020
Cyclist on Histon Road in Cambridge

Work to improve bus, cycling and walking journeys along Histon Road in Cambridge is now underway.

20-01-2020
Five fastest and slowest expanding cities by year-on-year employment growth in Q4 2020 (UK Powerhouse)

Cambridge’s economy is expected to have a strong 2020 with a new business study published today by Irwin Mitchell, predicting that employment growth in the city will be the second fastest in the UK by the end of the year.

20-01-2020

The internet is an economic powerhouse that is driving the economy in the East of England through jobs, businesses and output, new Internet Association analysis reveals today.

20-01-2020

The number of profit warnings issued by listed businesses in East Anglia in 2019 remained unchanged, following a year of political and economic uncertainty, according to EY’s latest quarterly Profit Warnings report.

20-01-2020

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