Press Releases

Our pupils are premium, says award-winning school

Jun 02, 2014 15:28 BST Bury Council A Whitefield primary school has won Downing Street approval in a national competition to improve disadvantaged pupils’ learning.

May 22, 2014 08:55 BST Derby Pride Academy Derby Pride Academy, one of the first Alternative Provision Free Schools to open in the country, has become the first Alternative Provision Free School to be awarded an outstanding grading by Ofsted.

May 20, 2014 16:06 BST iFormulate Ltd Formulation technology consultancy, iFormulate Ltd, has announced two new one-day training workshops covering formulation for ink-jet applications. The workshops will benefit scientists and technologists involved in ink-jet formulation or the digital printing supply chain. Registration details can be found at or by e-mailing an enquiry to

May 20, 2014 13:57 BST Celebrations are under way for National Learning at Work Week, a UK-wide initiative dedicated to promoting the importance of learning and development in the workplace. Formerly Learning at Work Day, in 2014 the campaign has expanded to a full week to give companies and organisations an even greater incentive to organise activities as part of the broader Festival of Learning.

APTOOD – Breaking the barriers of youth unemployment

May 16, 2014 11:09 BST Aptood As exam time looms for this years' finalists, another challenge will soon face them. Almost half of recent UK graduates are in non-graduate jobs, with almost one in ten not being able to find work at all. Aptood believe graduates are more than the sum of their experience and education, and have invested in comprehensive tests to help graduates stand out for their personality and work potential.

40 years of the Postcode

May 07, 2014 16:33 BST Neopost To help celebrate the 40th anniversary of the postcode, Neopost are looking back at the history of the system and how businesses can do more to keep their data accurate.

May 06, 2014 22:00 BST Uppsala University A study that has ‘weighed’ hundreds of dinosaurs suggests that shrinking their bodies may have helped the group that became birds to continually exploit new ecological niches throughout their evolution, and become hugely successful today.

"Home of Inspiration" Art exhibition coming to Brussels during the European Elections.

May 06, 2014 09:23 BST Marcel Schreur Mas.s,the original Dutch artist,has been invited to bring the"Home of Inspiration"art exposition to Brussels.The Chapel for Europe in the heart of the European Quarter,between the European Parliament and the European Commision is the perfect platform for this multilayered solo exposition. A visual experience marking"Unity in the Diversity". Paving the way for a better understanding.

Eco-art is winning display

May 02, 2014 14:10 BST Bury Council Schools in Bury have been taking part in an eco-art project to show their commitment to recycling and sustainability.

May 02, 2014 12:01 BST Bury Council A Bury primary school has attracted high praise across the board from education watchdog Ofsted.