How research partnerships are offering innovative approaches to make the most of the region’s assets and tackle its more pressing challenges

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Skilling up, smart

04 March 2019

Businesses need the skills to adapt to new technologies, such as 3D printing, but when they emerge fast and change quickly, how do workforces plan...

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How to tend an economic bonfire

01 March 2019

Business, enterprise and employment are flourishing in Greater Cambridge, but housing and infrastructure are struggling to match the jobs boom,...

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Cambridge University research and the East of England

01 March 2019

As we begin a month-long focus on research and outreach activities carried out by Cambridge University across the East of England, our Vice-...

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Automated phone calls may help patients to take medicines as prescribed, pilot study suggests

07 January 2019

Remembering to take medication is vital for managing long term health conditions such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, or multiple...

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Cambridge receives £100 million for major new children’s hospital

10 December 2018

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, has announced up to £100 million of public capital for an innovative children’s...

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Releasing the imagination: the University of Cambridge Primary School

02 November 2018

More than just an outstanding Ofsted rating sets the University of Cambridge Primary School apart: it places research at its heart, informing...

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Trumpington Cross goes on display for the first time

01 February 2018

Extremely rare, early Christian gold cross, gifted to Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

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The social enterprise greenhouse that helps businesses bloom

30 October 2017

When it comes to starting social enterprises, Paul Tracey and Neil Stott would love "to see a thousand flowers bloom". But doing good for society...

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Casting light on the dark ages: Anglo-Saxon fenland is re-imagined

21 July 2017

What was life in the fens like in the period known as the dark ages?  Archaeologist Susan Oosthuizen revisits the history of an iconic wetland in...

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