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One week left to apply for the Woon Foundation Prize 2016

One week left to apply for the Woon Foundation Prize 2016

Mar 24, 2016 10:04 GMT
​Student artists have seven days to submit their work for this year’s Woon Foundation P...

Buckie's Cluny Primary pupils get an exclusive pre-launch tour of the ship they named

Buckie's Cluny Primary pupils get an exclusive pre-launch tour of the ship they named

Mar 24, 2016 07:10 GMT
The children that came up with the winning name for Moray Council’s new £2.5million dre...

Scottish Rugby stars unveil new facility for disabled young people in Kilmarnock

Scottish Rugby stars unveil new facility for disabled young people in Kilmarnock

Mar 23, 2016 14:12 GMT
Scottish Rugby stars Gordon Reid and Richie Vernon today opened a BT-funded multi-senso...

Everyday borders explored

Everyday borders explored

Mar 23, 2016 13:34 GMT
​A documentary film screening at Northumbria University next week chaired by Newcastle ...

Students get chance to contribute to global disaster debate

Students get chance to contribute to global disaster debate

Mar 23, 2016 11:36 GMT
​A group of Northumbria students have contributed to the United Nations’ plans to preve...

Law School shortlisted for Legal Education Provider of the Year

Law School shortlisted for Legal Education Provider of the Year

Mar 23, 2016 10:53 GMT
​Northumbria Law School has been shortlisted in a high profile national education award...

Council tax bills bar code error

Mar 23, 2016 09:13 GMT
A proportion of council tax bills issued over the last two weeks have a misprint which ...

COMMENT: Ted Cruz, not Donald Trump, is the scariest candidate standing

COMMENT: Ted Cruz, not Donald Trump, is the scariest candidate standing

Mar 22, 2016 14:25 GMT
​Randall J Stephens, Reader in History (American Studies) at Northumbria, writes about ...

Q-Park UK expands safe parking in Sheffield

Q-Park UK expands safe parking in Sheffield

Mar 18, 2016 19:55 GMT
Q-Park expand the Sheffield portfolio with the opening of Q-Park Durham Road. The pa...

Small birds’ vision: not so sharp but superfast

Mar 18, 2016 18:00 GMT
One may expect a creature that darts around its habitat to be capable of perceiving rap...