Press releases • Jul 03, 2019 10:09 BST
With the rise in popularity of people growing their own fruit and vegetables, it may be surprising to know that many urban allotments have soil with lead levels above UK guidance values. However, new research from Northumbria University suggests that the national soil guidance should be revised as it does not accurately recognise how lead is stored in the soil and transfers to vegetables.
Press releases • Jul 02, 2019 09:59 BST
New research carried out by business students at Northumbria University is set to help struggling golf clubs across the North of England to futureproof their operations and drive revenue.
Press releases • Jun 28, 2019 16:03 BST
Dr Helena Farrand Carrapico, Associate Professor in Criminology and International Relations at Northumbria University, writes about future security relations between the EU and the UK and looks at the last three years since the EU referendum.
Press releases • Jun 28, 2019 15:08 BST
The winners have been announced for the Northern Writers’ Awards 2019, the annual search for the best new writers in the North of England, produced by New Writing North. The awards took place on 26 June, National Writing Day.
EXPERT COMMENT: Neoliberalism has tricked us into believing a fairytale about where money comes from
Press releases • Jun 27, 2019 16:01 BST
Emeritus Professor, Mary Mellor, discusses where money comes from for The Conversation.
Where’s the money gone? The mystery of the ‘missing’ £88 million allocated to provide free school meals to disadvantaged children
Press releases • Jun 27, 2019 12:05 BST
MILLIONS of pounds allocated by the government to feed some of the poorest children in the country is unaccounted for, according to a new report from Northumbria University, being discussed in the House of Commons today (Thursday 27 June).
Press releases • Jun 24, 2019 17:04 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle, is one of just two universities to be newly recognised this year as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research by the National Cyber Security Centre and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
Press releases • Jun 24, 2019 12:18 BST
Experts from Newcastle and Northumbria Universities will develop new technologies to revolutionise how buildings are constructed and how they operate.
Press releases • Jun 21, 2019 11:09 BST
Northumbria Paralympian Taka Suzuki has been shortlisted for the national British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Sportsman of the Year Award.
Press releases • Jun 20, 2019 12:01 BST
A Northumbria University academic is working to support, inspire and develop future generations within the construction industry.
Press releases • Jun 18, 2019 14:36 BST
Research at Northumbria University, Newcastle is investigating the important role that structured exercise programmes can play in living with and beyond cancer.
Press releases • Jun 18, 2019 10:15 BST
Newcastle Business School at Northumbria University has achieved reaccreditation for a further five years with one of the leading international management development networks.
Press releases • Jun 17, 2019 10:11 BST
A North East-based initiative set up to champion ethical business practice has enlisted Northumbria University students to help recruit new members and raise its profile.
Press releases • Jun 14, 2019 15:03 BST
REVEAL 2019 – Northumbria University’s End of Year showcase for its creative programmes – opens to the public on Thursday 20 June.
Press releases • Jun 14, 2019 14:01 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle, is set to attract top football talent from across the Atlantic, after signing a new partnership with an international sports organisation.
Press releases • Jun 14, 2019 09:58 BST
A six-month long programme of events involving some of the world’s top mathematicians has been announced by academics from Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Jun 13, 2019 14:48 BST
Associate Professor, Dr Sterghios Moschos, discusses the spread of the Ebola virus to Uganda for The Conversation.
Press releases • Jun 13, 2019 11:23 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle, is developing a purpose-built incubator hub to support its flourishing community of student and graduate start-ups – and is urging business partners to offer mentoring and financial backing.
Northumbria University graduate revealed as 2019’s Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor winner
Press releases • Jun 10, 2019 16:48 BST
Bethan Williams, 21, a Fine Art graduate from Northumbria University, has been revealed as the winner of the Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award (GDNEYS) 2019.