Media coverage – July 2019

Kirstie’s Celebrity Craft Masters – University Associate Professor named as judge on C4’s hit new show

Polly Macpherson, Associate Professor of Design, starred in the show as a judge – watching a host of famous faces from screen, stage and sport "taking on the challenge to learn a host of new craft skills and let their creativity run wild".

Standing frame intervention improves life for people with MS, research shows

The results of the national trial, called Standing Up in Multiple Sclerosis (SUMS), have been published in The Lancet Neurology, and show how a standing frame intervention has significantly improved the lives of many people in the advanced stages of MS – including John Kendrick from Sparkwell.

Evolution of life in the ocean changed 170 million years ago

The ocean as we understand it today was shaped by a global evolutionary regime shift around 170 million years ago, according to new research.

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