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News Staff November 29, 2019

London-based insurtech company, Dinghy, who pioneered the UK’s first flexible, on-demand insurance for freelancers, have uncovered the most popular places to live while self employed or as a sole trader – including the top three job titles used in each location.   Using their customer data, Dinghy analysed and found that, outside of London, the […]

News Staff November 14, 2019

Companies with the most demanding industrial requirements now have a new solution for all their 3D printing needs.  The tech company BCN3D, which designs and manufactures professional 3D printers, has taken innovation to a new level by releasing its new printer BCN3D Epsilon. The new addition to its range of printers provides professional and industrial sectors with added-value solutions and brings industrial power to […]

News Staff November 11, 2019

Local authorities in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to receive emergency funds to help with the costs in responding to flooding. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has activated the government’s emergency Bellwin scheme to reimburse eligible local authorities for the qualifying immediate costs they incur as part of their response to the flooding […]

News Staff November 7, 2019

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) can today announce it has awarded nearly £2m to develop new capabilities to detect, disrupt, and defeat the hostile and malicious use of drones. Eighteen bids have been funded as part of the Countering Drones competition launched earlier this year by the then-Defence Secretary. Among the proposal being developed are methods […]

News Staff November 4, 2019

Health Minister Nadine Dorries has announced today that the Group B Strep trial has been given ethical approval by the Health Research Authority in England and Health and Care Research in Wales. Group B Strep is the most common cause of life-threatening infection in newborn babies, causing a range of serious infections including pneumonia, meningitis […]

News Staff October 31, 2019

Some of the UK’s most economically active and industrially intensive areas are also some of the largest producers of carbon emissions, with around a quarter of all greenhouse gas emissions being produced by industry. Two competitions aim to help the UK achieve net zero emissions by 2050 as part of the Industrial Decarbonisation challenge, part […]

News Staff October 29, 2019

Contents of holiday suitcase are likely to be worth around £1,500 Londoners will take the most expensive cases (£109); most costly clothing (£268), most value in books (£27) and most expensive shoes (£116) 1 in 10 travellers aged between 25-34 admit that they don’t take out travel insurance before they go on holiday Two-thirds of […]

News Staff October 24, 2019

Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill has first reading in Parliament the bill will grant police new powers to tackle misuse of unmanned aircraft such as drones the bill will also give the Transport Secretary new powers to modernise airspace, reducing noise and emissions, and improving passenger services The government has introduced the Air Traffic […]

News Staff October 22, 2019

The bridge which weighs 150 tonnes and is 60 metres long will span the A63 and enable pedestrians and cyclists to cross over the busy dual carriageway. The Highways England project, which is the first phase of the A63 Castle Street scheme road improvement scheme, will shape the future of Hull and connect key sites […]