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chroniclelive
Everything you need to know about Freshers' Week in Newcastlethe term’s exact enrolment numbers until the end of September when all students
Everything you need to know about Freshers' Week in Newcastle
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
the term’s exact enrolment numbers until the end of September when all students have registered. Freshers week party at Newcastle University What’s happening for Freshers’ Week? As expected, the arrival of students will be celebrated with event... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Top-performing NSW universities revealed in latest tertiary rankingbeen revealed in the latest ranking of tertiary institutions from the Good Univ
Top-performing NSW universities revealed in latest tertiary ranking
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
been revealed in the latest ranking of tertiary institutions from the Good Universities Guide. The 2016 guide showed the University of Notre Dame in Sydney topped the state when it came to overall student experience, with a score of 89 per... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mother and son speak out after Christmas Day crash that left then traumatisedafter the crash, which left him in hospital for two months. The politics stude
Mother and son speak out after Christmas Day crash that left then traumatised
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
after the crash, which left him in hospital for two months. The politics student will be able to resume his studies at Newcastle University this year but facing a life of uncertainty around his health and sometimes needing a wheelchair, he is... Read more
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Marie Claire
Here’s why you should be eating organic this monthprotect plants when fighting against environmental stress without the help of p
Here’s why you should be eating organic this month
Marie Claire / Posted 2 days ago
protect plants when fighting against environmental stress without the help of pesticides. One study conducted by Newcastle University concluded that there is a 19-69% higher range of antioxidants found in organic food. Antioxidants are... Read more
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chroniclelive
Meet international runners who are helping make history in the Great North Rundo something local.” Zimbabwe, Takunda Nhiwatiwa Takunda Nhiwatiwa, 21, from
Meet international runners who are helping make history in the Great North Run
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
do something local.” Zimbabwe, Takunda Nhiwatiwa Takunda Nhiwatiwa, 21, from Coventry, is finishing up her last year at Newcastle University is celebrating her graduation from Newcastle University by racing in the Great North Run with her... Read more
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New Kerala
Diabetes drug may help prevent heart disease - newkerala.com #110110increased risk of cardiovascular disease by improving their treatment options,"
Diabetes drug may help prevent heart disease - newkerala.com #110110
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
increased risk of cardiovascular disease by improving their treatment options," said Jolanta Weaver, Senior Lecturer at the Newcastle University in Britain. The findings of the clinical trial revealed that stem cells of patients who took metformin... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Breakthrough in cancer cell screening advances personalised treatment of childhood leukaemiaResearchers at Newcastle University have been able to accurately predict how ch
Breakthrough in cancer cell screening advances personalised treatment of childhood leukaemia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
Researchers at Newcastle University have been able to accurately predict how children whose cancer returns after treatment for leukaemia are likely to respond to further treatment. The findings, from the largest study of its kind, will allow doctors... Read more
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Northern Echo
Drug could offer new hope to Type 1 diabetes patientsFindings of the clinical trial are published today, following lab work at Newca
Drug could offer new hope to Type 1 diabetes patients
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Findings of the clinical trial are published today, following lab work at Newcastle University. Dr Jolanta Weaver, senior lecturer in diabetes medicine at Newcastle University, led both studies. She said: “Our research is an exciting step forward... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lavish 5th century mansion found in Somerset was home to rich and famous Romansof the sprawling ''flash'' home shows it had a posh octagonal plunge pool surro
Lavish 5th century mansion found in Somerset was home to rich and famous Romans
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
of the sprawling ''flash'' home shows it had a posh octagonal plunge pool surrounded by a mosaic. Dr James Gerrard of Newcastle University is in charge of the dig at Lufton near Yeovil in Somerset. Read More Dr Gerrard said: ''What we're... Read more
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chroniclelive
More A level success stories in Newcastle and the North East as students excel and beat the oddsset on a literary career. Megan, 18, from Gateshead, has received an offer to s
More A level success stories in Newcastle and the North East as students excel and beat the odds
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
set on a literary career. Megan, 18, from Gateshead, has received an offer to study English Language and Literature at Newcastle University via their PARTNERS Programme. The programme allows eligible students to take part in special events... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle University completes first study on the cost of facial pain treatmentface pain should be tested to ensure they get the best and most rapid treatment
Newcastle University completes first study on the cost of facial pain treatment
chroniclelive / Posted 7 days ago
face pain should be tested to ensure they get the best and most rapid treatment while also saving the NHS money, experts at Newcastle University have claimed today. Constant facial pain, which is pain in the face lasting over three months, affects... Read more
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PhysOrg
Antarctica's past shows region's vulnerability to climate changeice sheet thinned more rapidly, retreating inland. The study, carried out in c
Antarctica's past shows region's vulnerability to climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
ice sheet thinned more rapidly, retreating inland. The study, carried out in collaboration with Northumbria University, Newcastle University and the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre, was published in Nature Communications. It... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Individual A-level and vocational success stories at Widnes collegefrom The Heath School, was delighted to achieve an A* in maths, A in psychology
Individual A-level and vocational success stories at Widnes college
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
from The Heath School, was delighted to achieve an A* in maths, A in psychology and a B in law and has secured a place at Newcastle University to study law. She said: “I am extremely happy with my results. The staff at Cronton have been really... Read more
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Northern Echo
East researchers take part in most in-depth Alzheimer's study which aims to detect disease from the way people walkpick up subtle changes in a person that the eye might not detect. Lynn Rochest
East researchers take part in most in-depth Alzheimer's study which aims to detect disease from the way people walk
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
pick up subtle changes in a person that the eye might not detect. Lynn Rochester, Professor of human movement science at Newcastle University, said: “This has the potential to change dementia research. “It is the most in-depth study to date to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Earn and Learn Programme launched for energy and chemicals sectoropportunity to pursue a related degree in the National University of Singapore
Earn and Learn Programme launched for energy and chemicals sector
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
opportunity to pursue a related degree in the National University of Singapore and the Singapore Institute of Technology-Newcastle University with exemptions in selected modules. Speaking to the media on the sidelines of the event, Acting... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle University study could transform research into Alzheimer's diseasechanges in a person that the eye might not necessarily detect. Professor Roche
Newcastle University study could transform research into Alzheimer's disease
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
changes in a person that the eye might not necessarily detect. Professor Rochester, from the Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, said: “This has the potential to change dementia research. “It is the most in-depth study to date to... Read more
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Northern Echo
Newcastle researchers are hoping to be able to detect Alzheimer’s at an early stage – by looking at the way people walk.pick up subtle changes in a person that the eye might not detect. Lynn Rochest
Newcastle researchers are hoping to be able to detect Alzheimer’s at an early stage – by looking at the way people walk.
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
pick up subtle changes in a person that the eye might not detect. Lynn Rochester, Professor of human movement science at Newcastle University, said: “This has the potential to change dementia research. “It is the most in-depth study to date to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Who did students vote as Newcastle's greatest alumni?and Olympic champion and cyclist Victoria Pendleton finished joint third. Dr K
Who did students vote as Newcastle's greatest alumni?
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
and Olympic champion and cyclist Victoria Pendleton finished joint third. Dr King Jr received an honorary doctorate from Newcastle University in 1967 Lee McLean, Vita Student managing director, said: “What a fantastic choice to welcome our... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South Cumbria celebrates A-Level successour talented 18-year-olds. Chloe Rowe, of The Green, achieved three As at Barr
South Cumbria celebrates A-Level success
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
our talented 18-year-olds. Chloe Rowe, of The Green, achieved three As at Barrow Sixth Form College. She is heading to Newcastle University to study biomedicine. Chloe, who was going to celebrate by doing some shopping, said: "I feel like a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Freshers at Newcastle and Northumbria universities urged to get vaccinatedcases, the vaccination programme is being offered to young people for the secon
Freshers at Newcastle and Northumbria universities urged to get vaccinated
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
cases, the vaccination programme is being offered to young people for the second year running. Freshers week party at Newcastle University All 17 and 18 year olds, as well as 19-year-olds who missed last year’s vaccination, are urged to get... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Celebrations as pupils find out A level gradesattempt to make her as comfortable as possible. And what terrific results she a
Celebrations as pupils find out A level grades
Wakefield Today / Posted 10 days ago
attempt to make her as comfortable as possible. And what terrific results she achieved.” Jess will now study Philosophy at Newcastle University. She was one of fourteen girls at WGHS who achieved the top A* and A grades in all of their... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
A-level results in Gwynedd and Anglesey: RoundAAC and will be studying Psychology at Bangor University Student Elizabeth Vip
A-level results in Gwynedd and Anglesey: Round
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
AAC and will be studying Psychology at Bangor University Student Elizabeth Vipon from Llandegfan, will heading off to Newcastle University to study Japanese, a language she’s been teaching herself on the internet. She said: “I’m really... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
WITH VIDEO Friends delighted with identical results at Barrow Sixth FormJoseph Bell, India Grace and Tyler Bircher also gained a string of A*s and As.
WITH VIDEO Friends delighted with identical results at Barrow Sixth Form
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Joseph Bell, India Grace and Tyler Bircher also gained a string of A*s and As. Chloe Rowe achieved three As and will go to Newcastle University to study biomedicine, Aina Mercant Osuna gained three As and a B, Ben Turnough secured three As and a B... Read more
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HITC Sport
Sunderland’s bright spark Duncan Watmore looks to keep on learningThe young Sunderland winger with the first-class honours degree in economics an
Sunderland’s bright spark Duncan Watmore looks to keep on learning
HITC Sport / Posted 11 days ago
The young Sunderland winger with the first-class honours degree in economics and business management from Newcastle University is a bit fed up with being portrayed as a rare brainbox in an intellectual desert. It explains why Watmore seems... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Friends delighted with identical results at Barrow Sixth FormJoseph Bell, India Grace and Tyler Bircher also gained a string of A*s and As.
Friends delighted with identical results at Barrow Sixth Form
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Joseph Bell, India Grace and Tyler Bircher also gained a string of A*s and As. Chloe Rowe achieved three As and will go to Newcastle University to study biomedicine, Aina Mercant Osuna gained three As and a B, Ben Turnough secured three As and a B... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Huawei Agile Network Deployed at Lincoln Universityfor users.Lincoln joins a host of high-profile universities worldwide now using
Huawei Agile Network Deployed at Lincoln University
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
for users.Lincoln joins a host of high-profile universities worldwide now using Huawei’s agile networks, such as the UK’s Newcastle University, China’s Tsinghua University and Nanjing University, Ethiopia’s Addis Ababa University, and Australia’s... Read more
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FabWags
Allen Leech TV Presenter Charlie Webster's Boyfriendbeen a keen sportsman from a young age, participating in elite junior athletics
Allen Leech TV Presenter Charlie Webster's Boyfriend
FabWags / Posted 11 days ago
been a keen sportsman from a young age, participating in elite junior athletics during her school days, before heading to Newcastle University to study Language and Linguistics. Charlie Webster career expands from TV hosting, to modeling, public... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Twins put rivalry to one side to celebrate exam successhistory and politics, while Luke got an A* in economics, A in history and a A*
Twins put rivalry to one side to celebrate exam success
Nottingham Post / Posted 11 days ago
history and politics, while Luke got an A* in economics, A in history and a A* in geography. He will be studying history at Newcastle University. Read more: Live coverage of A-Level results day and clearing in Nottingham "We helped each other out... Read more
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chroniclelive
When Bijay arrived in the UK he couldn't speak Englishenough.” While many of his classmates were relaxing through their long holiday
When Bijay arrived in the UK he couldn't speak English
chroniclelive / Posted 11 days ago
enough.” While many of his classmates were relaxing through their long holiday, Bijay attended a summer school through Newcastle University’s Partners Programme, which supports students in making successful applications to study at the city’s... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Tyneside A Level results: Students achieve best-ever resultsthe secondary school of choice for their child.” Read More Churchill student
North Tyneside A Level results: Students achieve best-ever results
chroniclelive / Posted 11 days ago
the secondary school of choice for their child.” Read More Churchill student Ryan Thompson, who will now study biology at Newcastle University , said: “My results have given me a great chance to go and study biology in more depth, which I’m... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
These Liverpool students were VERY happy with their A Level results- which meant social media was full of their reactions to the news this morning
These Liverpool students were VERY happy with their A Level results
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
- which meant social media was full of their reactions to the news this morning. Luke Kendall found out he had got into Newcastle University to study biomedical sciences. He tweeted: “I AM SO MADE UP OH MY GOD.” Read More Rebecca McGrath... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle University research could improve child leukaemia survival ratesteam, led by Professor Anthony Moorman and Dr Julie Irving from the Northern In
Newcastle University research could improve child leukaemia survival rates
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
team, led by Professor Anthony Moorman and Dr Julie Irving from the Northern Institute for Cancer Research at Newcastle University found that children in the standard risk group who had one or more “high risk” genetic abnormalities... Read more
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Northern Echo
Newcastle scientists release new research to improve treatment for children with cancerteam was led by Professor Anthony Moorman and Dr Julie Irving from the Northern
Newcastle scientists release new research to improve treatment for children with cancer
Northern Echo / Posted 12 days ago
team was led by Professor Anthony Moorman and Dr Julie Irving from the Northern Institute for Cancer Research at Newcastle University. Prof Moorman, who co-leads the Leukaemia Research Cytogenetics Group at Newcastle University, said:... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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The Young Witness
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
The Young Witness / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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Western Advocate
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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The Border Mail
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolsEducation Minister Adrian Piccoli. Photo: Daniel Munoz Another parent featured
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Education Minister Adrian Piccoli. Photo: Daniel Munoz Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schoolswere placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in t
Pressure mounts for answers on children with a disability in schools
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
were placed in it without their parents' consent. Another parent featured in the program, an education academic at Newcastle University, David Roy, alleged his son observed the assault of another child and came home with bruises. He said... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Personalised nutrition advice helps people develop healthier eating habitschanges to their eating patterns. Publishing in the International Journal of E
Personalised nutrition advice helps people develop healthier eating habits
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
changes to their eating patterns. Publishing in the International Journal of Epidemiology, the pan-European study, led by Newcastle University, UK, surprisingly found there was no evidence that personalisation based on more complex information... Read more
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PhysOrg
New Antarctic ice discovery aids future climate predictionsCredit: Newcastle University A team of British climate scientists comparing tod
New Antarctic ice discovery aids future climate predictions
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Credit: Newcastle University A team of British climate scientists comparing today's environment with the warm period before the last ice age has discovered a 65% reduction of Antarctic sea ice around 128,000 years ago. The finding is an important... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Scott Logic welcomes remaining 2016 graduatesChallenge in February, he readily applied to join the firm. He explained: “Aft
Scott Logic welcomes remaining 2016 graduates
Online Recruitment / Posted 14 days ago
Challenge in February, he readily applied to join the firm. He explained: “After completing an MSc in Computer Science at Newcastle University, I wanted to work for a company that created complex software using state-of-the-art technology. Having... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Top universities planning to charge students record-breaking tuition fees next yearKing’s College London, the London School of Economics, Liverpool University and
Top universities planning to charge students record-breaking tuition fees next year
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
King’s College London, the London School of Economics, Liverpool University and Newcastle University also indicated that their fees could rise with inflation in future. Two more Russell Group institutions, Southampton and Warwick, stated that their... Read more
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express
Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank to marry in 2017royal newlyweds will live live on the grounds of Kensington Palace after the we
Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank to marry in 2017
express / Posted 16 days ago
royal newlyweds will live live on the grounds of Kensington Palace after the wedding “Eugenie was studying at ­Newcastle university when they met and Jack was working as a waiter in London, but they made the relationship work. “She is... Read more
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SKY News
Rizzle Rap Star Hopes New Duke 'Stays Humble'the age 64 on Tuesday. Stephens revealed the new Duke's personality belied his
Rizzle Rap Star Hopes New Duke 'Stays Humble'
SKY News / Posted 17 days ago
the age 64 on Tuesday. Stephens revealed the new Duke's personality belied his heritage and that some of his friends from Newcastle University had no idea who he was. :: New Duke Of Westminster 'Owns Half Of London' Stephens said: "Awful... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northumbrian piper's finest silver and ivory pipes to go under the hammerthe Northumbrian Pipers’ Society marked his contribution to piping with a conce
Northumbrian piper's finest silver and ivory pipes to go under the hammer
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
the Northumbrian Pipers’ Society marked his contribution to piping with a concert in his honour at the King’s Hall, at Newcastle University when most of the performers were playing pipes made by Colin. “I still maintain an interest in playing... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Adding agesa range of diseases it might also go some way to reducing the disability that c
Adding ages
Namibia Economist / Posted 17 days ago
a range of diseases it might also go some way to reducing the disability that comes with age. An ongoing long-term study at Newcastle University has been looking at the health and ageing of nearly 1,000 subjects now aged 85. At this point they have... Read more
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PhysOrg
Forest fragmentation a danger to vulnerable speciesin areas where the forests had been divided up to make way for farming or roads
Forest fragmentation a danger to vulnerable species
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
in areas where the forests had been divided up to make way for farming or roads, the TERRAGEN research team, led by Newcastle University, UK, showed the average edge effect extended more than 250 metres into the forest. Consequently, this... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tamworth feels like home for Jets skipperyears when I was 10.” “I showed the boys my primary school on the way in.” Th
Tamworth feels like home for Jets skipper
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
years when I was 10.” “I showed the boys my primary school on the way in.” The Jets tour kicked off with a clinic at Newcastle University earlier in the week, before calling into Muswellbrook on the way through for an open training session... Read more
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