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Loughborough University Smash World Record

Call us twee but we can’t deny this story caused a few wry smiles around the office. You may remember back in early December when the students and staff of… 216 more words

Prison Talk - Loughborough University

By John Coster

Some useful links to articles referenced during the talk.

G4S prides itself as “the first private company to open and run a prison in the UK”. 300 more words


Sara Bahayi - Afghanistan's First Female Cab Driver

If there’s one thing the team at ADT Taxis won’t stand for – it’s sexism. Despite the comparatively liberal age we live in, the roots of a once patriarchal society still linger. 359 more words

Engaging Research: Open University Media Training

In early January I spent a week at the Open University in Milton Keynes on an engaging research training course funded by NERC.

It was a week where a small group of researchers including myself spent time considering how our research can engage with wider society and key stakeholders, rather than falling into the trap of being very inward focusing on our work as research for research sake, a thought process that is quickly being chased out of academia with a passion for engaging research. 180 more words

Alan Radbourne

Sleepy Student's Stretford Adventure

We’ve encountered our share of odd fairs in the past – vomiting, shouting, singing, couples getting fruity and of course, people falling asleep. It’s our job, we enjoy your custom and driving is what we do but please, try and warn us if you’re going to do something erratic. 291 more words

MSc Research 'The impact of the transition from Primary to Secondary school on student academic achievement'

This summer, through Loughborough University and my school, I will be completing research into ‘The impact of the transition from Primary to Secondary school on student academic achievement’. 35 more words

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Chile or Child?

No idea.  As you may have guessed from yesterday’s post when I named Mr Hendrix ‘Jimmy’ rather than ‘Jimi’, I’m no aficionado.  I know of his most well known records, but he’s not someone I ever really get excited about.   167 more words

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