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Breaking new ground on the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre

Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre launch held at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park
The groundbreaking ceremony is performed on the site of the new building
Helen Best,  Sir Malcolm Grant (Chair NHS England) , Prof Steve Haake , Vice Chancellor Prof Chris Husbands, Deborah Harry and Alison Metcalfe

10 April 2018 Press release from Sheffield Hallam University  Sir Malcolm Grant, chair of NHS England was in Sheffield today to mark the start of construction work on Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC). Set to become the most advanced research centre in the world for developing innovations that will improve population health and physical activity levels, the ...

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Sheffield and Rotherham dubbed the “Mayfair” of advanced manufacturing

Bruce Katz

Thursday 26 March 2015 “Ready to act with intention, purpose, and ambition” – that’s the verdict on Sheffield and Rotherham from Bruce Katz, vice president of the Brookings Institution and former advisor to President Obama, following his visit to the city region in January. Mr Katz, one of the world’s leading figures in city development, was in Sheffield and Rotherham ...

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Sheffield takes the lead on Olympic legacy

Artist's impression of the Olympic Legacy Park

Sheffield will take centre stage in the delivery of an exciting Olympic legacy project for health and sport that will bring long term benefits for the nation. That was the message today (Wednesday 1 October) delivered at a briefing by former Sports Minister, the Rt. Hon Richard Caborn, and Sheffield City Council leader Julie Dore. At the heart will be the creation ...

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