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Environment Agency news
Anglers' joy as grayling return to Leicestershire river
Environment Agency
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 09:10

Anglers on the River Sence in Leicestershire are excited after catching a species of fish which disappeared from the area over 40 years ago.

Environment Agency | Official News Release
Anglers' joy as grayling return to Leicestershire river
Science and Technology Facilities Council  news
New UK facility aims to protect next generation microchips from cosmic ray chaos
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 09:05

UK scientists have built a new facility aimed at understanding how particles from space can interact with electronic devices, and to investigate the chaos that cosmic rays can cause – such as taking communications satellites offline, wiping a device's memory or affecting aircraft electronics.

Science and Technology Facilities Council | Official News Release
New UK facility aims to protect next generation microchips from cosmic ray chaos
Welsh Government news
Minister announces £500,000 to improve domestic abuse services
Welsh Government
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 08:10

The Minister for Local Government and Government Business, Lesley Griffiths AM, has announced capital funding of up to £500,000 for domestic abuse services.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
Minister announces £500,000 to improve domestic abuse services
Independent Police Complaints Commission news
IPCC findings into actions of Essex police officers prior to the death of a man in Canvey Island
Independent Police Complaints Commission
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 08:05
Scottish Government news
First Minister’s visit to Fergusons Shipyard Ltd
Scottish Government
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 07:10

First Minister Alex Salmond met with the workforce at Fergusons Shipyard in Port Glasgow yesterday and told them that if their determination and resilience was anything to go by, shipbuilding at the yard will continue for years to come.

Scottish Government | Official News Release
First Minister’s visit to Fergusons Shipyard Ltd
National Archives news
Volunteers help identify famous First World War officers' records
National Archives
Saturday 23 August 2014 @ 07:05

Following three years of work by volunteers, data from nearly 140,000 surviving paper records of officers who served in the First World War (WO 339), has now been catalogued. 

National Archives | Official News Release
Volunteers help identify famous First World War officers' records

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