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Thousands of high street firms are beginning to receive £25,000 cash grants and will be exempt from business rates from today (Wednesday 1st April 2020) – as they begin to benefit from a £22 billion package.    

01-04-2020

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) is at TWI's onsite conference facilities, the Granta Centre, on Wednesday 8 April to run their latest donation session – donate to help give the gift of life.

01-04-2020
Terry Pizzie, CEO, Horizon Discovery

Micro-RNA compound is found suitable for further development following favourable pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic study results.

01-04-2020
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The unprecedented Coronavirus pandemic is affecting every part of our daily working and personal lives. This includes the temporary closure of business premises under the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Business Closure) (England) Regulations 2020 and the social distancing and self-isolation requirements under the Health Protection (Coronavirus...

01-04-2020
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Last evening (Tuesday 31st March), was due to have been Gala Night for Cambridge & District CAMRA. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this event, along with all CAMRA gatherings nationwide until at least the end of June, has been cancelled.

01-04-2020
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Like it or loathe it, working from home is the new normal - at least for the foreseeable future.

01-04-2020
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The response to the Coronavirus epidemic, and the impact on residential property transactions, continues to evolve. Further guidance to the legal profession has been issued, following talks between various departments of Government, the Law Society, the Land Registry and others. Simon Cooper of Hewitsons explaiins.

01-04-2020
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Woodfines LLP now has a page dedicated to all things COVID-19, providing regular updates and articles on how to get you and your business through these uncertain times.

31-03-2020
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Team Consulting working on the UK Government's ventilator programme. Read more here: https://bit.ly/2yklO4c

31-03-2020
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Domino Printing is demonstrating its commitment to supporting its customers in vital sectors in the current COVID-19 crisis – in order to maintain supply chains in the face of soaring demand for essential products. 

31-03-2020

Cambridgeshire  & Peterborough Combined Authority has issued a further update for businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak, including information about new insolvency measures.

31-03-2020
Still from last week's Cambridge Network webinar

Cambridge Network's ongoing series of free webinars, which continues this week (tomorrow -Weds 1 April), includes diverse topics ranging from risk management and personal finances to recruitment and immigration.

31-03-2020
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Like so many essential workers across the UK, the team at Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is pulling out all the stops to support the global battle against Covid-19.

31-03-2020
 the process of distinguishing viruses and bacteria could be accelerated through the use of computational methods.

A new multinational study has shown how the process of distinguishing viruses and bacteria could be accelerated through the use of computational methods.

31-03-2020
Personal protective equipment (PPE) being collected as part of the University’s response to the coronavirus emergency

A logistics centre has been set up by Cambridge University to process donations of personal protective equipment - including face masks, gloves and visors from Cambridge labs – and make it readily available to NHS medics battling the COVID-19 outbreak.

31-03-2020
IDC-Designed Foot Drop Device for XFT

IDC has worked with XFT to develop the fourth generation of its foot drop device, which helps patients with certain neurological conditions walk again. The device marks a great advance in technology, being the first device of its kind to have fully integrated electrodes moulded right into the strap in an all-in-one design. 

31-03-2020
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As COVID-19 sweeps the country and the Government forces closure of retail, hospitality and leisure premises, these businesses (and businesses in many other sectors) are now experiencing a significant drop in turnover. Alexandra Messham of Hewitsons discusses the issues.

31-03-2020

CyanConnode Holdings plc (AIM: CYAN), a world leader in narrowband radio frequency (RF) mesh networks, today announces its interim results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2019.

31-03-2020
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KISS's Managing Director, Sarah Reakes, offers her top tips for marketers during the coronavirus outbreak.

31-03-2020
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The organisers of the 2020 DCASE Challenge have included Audio Analytic's Polyphonic Sound Detection Score (PSDS) as one of the two evaluation metrics for ‘Task 4: Sound event detection and separation in domestic...

31-03-2020

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