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World-leading biophysicist to head Biological Sciences at Leeds

Professor John Ladbury has been appointed Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences at the University of Leeds.

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Leeds welcomes the UK’s largest teacher training event

The University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University will be joining forces to host the UK's largest teacher training event for two weeks from Saturday 19 July.

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Sustainable skincare range created from waste products of grapes

University of Leeds spin-out Keracol Limited has teamed up with Marks & Spencer to produce a natural skin care range using the waste products of grapes.

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Research at the Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering aims to improve the lives of patients everywhere. Frank the cycling skeleton helps to test the strength of new hip and knee replacements. Read about this research

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Teachers come to Leeds for training

Over 2,600 teachers have come to Leeds to take part in Teach First’s teacher training event which is being hosted by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University.

Yorkshire Evening Post
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Bus cuts threaten economy

Data compiled by the Institute for Transport Studies is mentioned in this report on cuts to bus funding.

Financial Times
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Donations to JustGiving page soar in memory of Richard

Donations on Richard Mayne’s JustGiving page have risen to more than £4,800. His page was set up to support the Kidasha charity that helps disadvantaged children in Nepal.

Yorkshire Evening Post
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