Press Releases

 Applications open for Warwick Stafford Fellowship 2015

Sep 03, 2015 10:00 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle

Speyside school staff in fund-raising triathlon

Sep 02, 2015 10:15 BST Moray Council Four members of staff at a Speyside school are to take part in a sponsored triathlon to help fund outdoor activities for pupils.

Sep 02, 2015 09:40 BST Decisive Public Relations The Royal Observer Corps Benevolent Fund is a national charity that provides assistance to former members of the Royal Observer Corps and their dependants who are in need, hardship or distress. The ROC was disbanded in 1995. An estimated 60,000 former members are eligible for help. Today, the ROCBF launches its new website - part of an invigorated outreach campaign.

Online training for aspiring Moray teachers

Aug 31, 2015 11:44 BST Moray Council Would-be primary teachers in Moray are being given the chance to fulfil their ambition by studying part-time for the necessary qualification.

Encouraging start for pupil anti-bullying survey

Aug 31, 2015 10:59 BST Moray Council A pupil survey launched last week as part of plans for an anti-bullying policy in Moray schools has got off to an encouraging start.

British people are living longer but have more ailments, study reveals

Aug 27, 2015 16:27 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle ​People in the UK are living longer but are coping with more medical ailments causing illness or disability in their older years, according to a major new international study published in The Lancet today.

Virgin Money CEO to deliver public lecture

Aug 27, 2015 16:26 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle ​The Chief Executive Officer of Virgin Money is to deliver a public lecture on banking, innovation and the Northern Powerhouse at Northumbria University.

Studying abroad leads to global project for graduate entrepreneur

Aug 27, 2015 16:25 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle ​A Northumbria University graduate with a passion for adventure is embarking on a global business project – with a little help from members of the public.

Inspirational African experience for new sports president

Aug 27, 2015 16:24 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle Northumbria University’s new student sports president has returned from a six-week trip to Africa inspired to get more students involved in sport at every level.

 COMMENT: Tianjin explosion could be a turning point in China’s corruption crackdown

Aug 27, 2015 16:01 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle