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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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Putin tightens grip by exploiting Nato divisions

Professor Edward Spiers (School of History) discusses the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

Yorkshire Post
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University Chancellor Melvyn Bragg, Sir Alan Langlands and Bo Middleton (Library) are interviewed about The South Bank Show Archive which has found a new home at the University of Leeds.

ITV Calendar
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Leeds secures Melvyn Bragg’s South Bank collection

A major archive comprising hundreds of hours of unseen interviews with many of the world’s leading artistic figures has been established at the University of Leeds.

Yorkshire Post
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