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EXPERT COMMENT: Stop that car, and plan cities around bikes to make cycling a real option for more women

EXPERT COMMENT: Stop that car, and plan cities around bikes to make cycling a real option for more women

Press releases   •   Aug 05, 2019 11:49 BST

Planners design the infrastructure of cities for cars, not bikes. This needs to change to make cycling a more viable option for more people, says Katja Leyendecker, writing for The Conversation.

Students help sustainable fashion business break into US market

Students help sustainable fashion business break into US market

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2019 10:18 BST

A consultancy project led by a team of students from Northumbria University, Newcastle, is helping a growing fashion business expand into new markets in the USA.

Allotment soil is safer than national guidelines suggest

Allotment soil is safer than national guidelines suggest

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.

Northumbria students have designs on success

Northumbria students have designs on success

Press releases   •   Aug 10, 2018 14:18 BST

The work of talented design students from Northumbria University, Newcastle has attracted the attention of industry experts during one of UK’s most important exhibitions.

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