Latest News

Latest News

  •   The UK Space Agency has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Graham Turnock. Graham has been Chief Executive of the Better Regulation Executive, a unit within the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, since 2011. He has a BA and a PhD in Particle Physics from Cambridge University for theoretical work on collision experiments...
  • The UK Digital Strategyhas been published by Government and: "... sets out how we will build on our success to date to develop a world-leading digital economy that works for everyone". The summary reads: The government’s Plan for Britain is a plan to build a stronger, fairer country that works for everyone, not just the privileged few. This means building an economy...
  •   The UK Government has awarded Silverstone Park ‘Enterprise Zone’ status which could save companies locating to the high-tech business estate more than £250,000 in rates relief across the next five years. The status was approved following a successful bid to Government by Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership (BTVLEP) and Silverstone...
  • Internship opportunities at growth-hungry enterprises are sought for students studying a range of technical subjects at Lancaster University.   Opportunities during the summer months between July and September are particularly welcome, though part-time positions throughout the year are also desired.   Talented students are available with backgrounds in...
  • Lancaster University is launching a £7.1 million low-carbon research and development programme to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Liverpool.   The award-winning Centre for Global Eco-Innovation, at Lancaster University, returns with more than 50 long-term projects involving three-year PhD, or one-year...