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Reappraising the role of universities

Issued:07/11/18

18-year-olds are pretty diverse, but they tend to have one thing in common: as any parent knows, they don’t have money. This is a problem for...



Cities are charging employers for parking spaces to...

Issued:03/10/18

As government budget cuts continue to bite and competition for funding increases, it’s becoming harder for UK cities to secure the...



Labour’s vote changes the Brexit debate – here’s...

Issued:28/09/18

This article was first published on The Conversation. Even in the topsy-turvey world of Brexit politics, the first few days of the Labour Party...



I ran 100 miles in a day – this is what happened...

Issued:28/09/18

This article was first published on The Conversation The marathon race has long been considered the ultimate test of human endurance. But the...



Autistic children need the world to acknowledge the...

Issued:28/09/18

The article was first published on The Conversation. Autistic children are increasingly being suspended or expelled from school, because of “behavioural...



Social media has made school children more fashion...

Issued:28/09/18

This article was first published on The Conversation New pencil cases, shoes, bags and coats might line the classrooms, but for many parents,...



From cobalt to tungsten: how electric cars and smartphones...

Issued:03/08/18

This article originally appeared on The ConversationWhat’s in your stuff? Most of us give no thought to the materials that make modern life possible. Yet...



Comment on the Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship

Issued:17/07/18

The education of our nursing workforce is poised to hit the headlines once again as the Education Select Committee heard evidence today (Tuesday 17...



Counter-terrorism police are now training with virtual...

Issued:15/05/18

What if you could save an airport from terrorists, escape insurgents in South Sudan, and rescue civilians in an underground station all in one morning?...



The opportunity of a lifetime to make a difference...

Issued:10/05/18

Last Thursday, a new political entity came into being.  The new South Yorkshire mayor now has a huge opportunity to shape the economic, social...