19 Jul 15:45

Preventing learning loss in your children over Summer

The summer holidays are here again, which we all know means there are six whole weeks to fill with activities for the kids. But what you might not know, is how much educational ground children can lose over this time. Whilst Americans reported that students lose between 25%-30%* of their knowledge o...
19 Jul 11:30

Rugby hero to speak at Mental Health Ball organised by hotel worker who wants to make a difference

A RUGBY hero will open up about his battle with depression as he helps to raise awareness of mental health issues - and encourage more people to seek support. Danny Sculthorpe, who played almost 300 professional rugby league games, as well as captaining England, will speak at an event in Barrow l...
19 Jul 10:45

Scottish Beauty App Founder Shortlisted For Regional Finals Of The Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2019

Kate Stott founder of BeautyBooker has been shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the year for the region of Scotland under the Health & Beauty Category by the Royal Bank of Scotland Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2019. (Copied from webpage - https://www.greatbritishentrepreneurawards.com/about-us/)...
18 Jul 18:15

A career-saving 87 minutes for NHS nurses

• Pharmacy innovation saves 87 minutes a day for NHS nurses. • Nurses report a better working environment and more time for patient care. • These findings come as nurse vacancies reach worrying highs due to poor work-life balance. • 40,000 vacancies are currently unfilled, with warnings that this...
18 Jul 13:15

A speed reader shares three tricks to help anyone read faster

Have you ever wished that you’d come down with a non-serious, non-painful illness or injury so you could stay home and get all your reading done? No, your solution is not to catch a cold; it’s speed reading, says entrepreneur Jordan Harry. This ability can enable you to read much faster without l...
18 Jul 12:45

Tech start-up QuoteOnSite secures £350k in equity seed funding round

QuoteOnSite announces cash injection to facilitate aggressive growth over the next 12 months thanks to investment from the Development Bank of Wales and Deri Green. Swansea-based technology start-up QuoteOnSite has secured £350,000 in an initial seed funding round. Angel co-investor Deri Green ha...
18 Jul 12:15

Celebrating Young Talent in Marketing

Pimento is celebrating emerging talent in the UK, across all marketing disciplines, by offering an under 24s rate for their 2019 Conference. At the conference, emerging agencies, consultants, clients and marketing entrepreneurs will get the chance to meet established agencies and consultants fro...
18 Jul 11:45

Nude Glow Yoga, Turning You Into a Living Work of Art!

On Thursday 29th August, from 6.30pm-9.30pm, Babes Balanced is hosting Nude Glow Yoga at the famed Ministry of Sound Club. Attendees will be taken on an immersive journey and whisked away into a glow-in-the-dark world of wonder. Renowned body image coach Laura Phelan will share her journey of se...
17 Jul 21:30

New Midlands-based vegan and cruelty-free cosmetics company launches

People looking to purchase more eco-friendly cosmetics have been given something to celebrate, with the launch of ground-breaking new brand Kingdom Cosmetics. Founded by Niamh Reid, Kingdom Cosmetics is a start-up with a difference, stocking only vegan and cruelty free products for customers who wan...
17 Jul 13:15

o2h Ventures Makes an Investment in Small Pharma

- Funding to enable further investigate an oral antidepressant based on a metabolite of ketamine and a 5HT2A agonist for treatment resistant depression. - Identify collaborative opportunities with Pharma or larger biotech with assets in which they can deploy the specialist patent expertise devel...
17 Jul 12:15

Displaced Migrants: Living History. What Does Heritage Mean To You?

Element Society, a charity supporting young people and vulnerable adults in Sheffield, has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £35,600 for an exciting heritage project, Displaced Migrants: Living History. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, the Displaced Mi...
17 Jul 09:15

Is the tech sector to blame for the slow uptake of AI?

“Widespread ignorance coupled with the disruptive tech sector using confusing language is to blame for the slow uptake in AI by small businesses in the UK,” according to a former leading advisor to the UK Government and now CEO of Runagood®. “The language used isn’t rooted in practical everyday a...
16 Jul 17:45

Natural x Lab 2019

Sustainable Luxury “Creating a lifestyle to co-exist with the modern world, taking away the stress and pressure we put on ourselves and on the planet” Changing the face of fashion – Natural x Lab is an online lifestyle store, selling luxury sustainable products made with natural, recycled or...
16 Jul 15:30

Meet Kylar. Intelligent, natural sounding AI built to engage at scale.

Kylar.ai (https://www.kylar.ai/), the world’s first Conversational Computing Service (C²aaS), is set to launch on Monday 22nd July 2019. Conversational Computing (C²) describes a form of human-computer interaction in which users converse with a machine using text or voice. Conversational voice...
16 Jul 14:45

CBD is the ultimate wellness trend. But is it safe to buy from the high street?

CBD is a compound found in the cannabis plant, and it’s effects are wellness related; eliciting no “high”. Unlike it’s better known relative THC, it has no mind-altering effects and instead is linked with several therapeutic benefits, with early pre-clinical research starting to validate anecdotal c...
16 Jul 13:45

Are we now living in the Dystopian society we've all feared?

Do we live in a dystopian world? That is the question currently being pondered by South Wales based author Jason Chapman, who has penned a Black Mirror style thriller called Dystopia. Many people believe we are living in the nightmare that Orwell created, just over seventy years ago. It is ama...
16 Jul 13:30

Pinks Parlour To Bring Artisan Gelato To Your Wedding, Parties and Events

Hot off the heels of their hugely successful ice cream parlour launch in Bognor Regis, the Pinks ladies are excited to announce that their home-made, artisan gelato is available for your next big event! Whether you’re having a party, getting married, celebrating a big life moment or want to treat...
16 Jul 12:30

Prize pot totalling £140,000 on offer as Cartmel gears up for its summer highlight

TWO days of top racing - including the UK’s most prized all female jockey’s race - are set to enthrall crowds at Cartmel - with an impressive £140,000 prize fund in contention. The July Barbecue meeting begins this Saturday, July 20, with the 32West Raceday, one of the highlights of Cumbria’s sum...