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Young entrepreneurs get a chance to shine

Enterprising students and graduates are putting their ideas into practice thanks to the generous support of a Yorkshire business.

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New research partnership to inform policing policy and practice

A new programme of research and knowledge sharing is to play a key role in informing future policing policy, following funding for a major new collaboration in the north of England.

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Researchers to build smart trousers and sensitive bionic hand

University of Leeds researchers will play key roles in two innovative projects using futuristic engineering to assist the human body.

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Leeds centre helps pupils aim for university

An after-school centre which is encouraging youngsters from disadvantaged backgrounds to aim for a place at university has been officially launched. The IntoUniversity Centre, supported by donations to a University of Leeds fundraising campaign, is run in partnership with the national charity IntoUniversity.

Yorkshire Evening Post
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Radio: Gardeners’ Question Time

Research at Leeds into the efficacy of mineralised straw as a mulch is cited in response to an audience member’s question about protecting lupins from slugs and snails.

BBC Radio 4
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Famous pianist set to play in Leeds

World-renowned pianist Lang Lang is set to play Leeds on September 10, to raise money for the Leeds International Piano Competition. The University hosts rounds of the competition each year.

Yorkshire Evening Post
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