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NACUE Launch Pad Created for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Last weekend the National Association of College & University Entrepreneurs (NACUE) and the New Beacon Group (NBG) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create a national student and graduate entrepreneur’s hub.

MP draws attention to freedom of religion issues

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has drawn attention to issues of freedom of religion. Twice in January Jeremy asked about freedom of religious belief at Foreign and Commonwealth Office questions in the House.

Mixed Signals: SMMT UK Car Manufacturing Figures 2017

Data published in January by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) reveals mixed signals regarding the state of UK car manufacturing. In 2017 1.67 million cars were built in the UK, a decline of -3%.

UK Leadership in Global Education

In the 11 years that I lived in Tanzania with my family I saw first-hand the poverty that so many people in developing countries face and conversely the economic and social opportunities that a good education can bring.

700 MHz Spectrum Clearance Programme in Staffordshire

A major programme of modifications to the digital terrestrial television (DTT) transmission infrastructure is now underway in the UK. These changes are being rolled out in stages across the country and are due to be completed by mid-2020.

Drug Resistance Part Two – Malaria & Artemisinin

It is generally from south-east Asia that resistance grows to malaria drugs. We see that trend continuing as it appears that resistance has been growing to artemisinin-based combination therapy drugs (ACTs).

MP welcomes Asda’s pledge to reduce plastic waste

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has welcomed Asda’s pledge to reduce its use of plastic packaging and thereby create less waste. Jeremy, along with over 200 MPs, wrote to all supermarkets to encourage them to eliminate plastic packaging from their products.