News and Blogs

Sir John Kingman announced as chair of UK Research and Innovation

Business Secretary Greg Clark has announced that Sir John Kingman will take up the role of permanent chair of UKRI in April. Sir John has…

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17th January 2018

New Blog – What Nafferton might offer YOUR research

Dr Gillian Butler (Senior Lecturer at Newcastle University and member of Nafferton Ecological Farming Group) reporting on workshop to discuss legacy of SIP and research…

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16th January 2018

Government published its 25 Year Plan for the Environment

In a major speech today, the Prime Minister has launched the government’s landmark 25 Year Environment Plan, setting out how we will improve the…

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11th January 2018

New Blog – SIP: Putting a Platform in Place

Dr Jennifer Preston (NIAB), SIP Project 1 Co-ordinator and Gavin Huggett (University of Exeter), SIP Project 2 Manager It has been more than 5 years…

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9th January 2018

The Environmental Audit Committee launches an inquiry into nitrates pollution in the UK.

The Environmental Audit Committee launches an inquiry into nitrates pollution in the UK. The Committee will consider the nature, scale and impacts of nitrate…

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12th December 2017

Environment Secretary Michael Gove announces plans to consult on a new, independent body for environmental standards

Plans to consult on a new, independent body that would hold Government to account for upholding environmental standards in England after the UK leaves…

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13th November 2017