Rice Farming

Researchers have found that farmers in India were cultivating rice centuries earlier than previously thought. A study by Cambridge University found that agricultural techniques developed in the Indus civilisation produced large yields and varieties of food. The team will now …

Operation Christmas Child 2016

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Volunteers from across the county have been working against the clock to sort through thousands of shoe boxes filled with Christmas gifts. The charity, Samaritan’s Purse, is sending donated presents to the Middle East and Eastern Europe as part …

Devo Vote

A devolution deal for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough which will unlock multi-millions in public funds has been approved by all seven authorities. The deal will see devolved powers from Westminster to a combined authority freeing-up millions for housing, infrastructure and skills …

HIV Testing Week 2016

Sexual health workers are raising awareness of the dangers of late diagnosis of HIV. As part of National HIV Testing Week, charity Dhiverse has revealed that the figures of late diagnosis in Cambridgeshire are higher than the national average. They …

Premature Babies

Premature birth is the biggest killer of babies in the UK – with 1,200 dying each year. Others who survive may develop lifelong problems. It remains a major challenge to modern medicine but vital research is still poorly funded. To …