Support for SMEs to rapidly innovate

A new Accelerator run by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) is offering free support to help SMEs rapidly innovate during the COVID-19 crisis.

Marshall Aerospace and Defence

It is fantastic to see Marshall Aerospace and Defence, a Cambridgeshire based company working alongside a team of academics to help design the initial concept to turn Exovent reverse pressure ventilators into a viable product that could help to save thousands of UK lives in the fight against Coro

Charities and Coronavirus

Charities are playing a vital role in the national effort to tackle Coronavirus.

East Cambridgeshire District Council transport consultation

East Cambridgeshire District Council have recently launched a six-week consultation for residents to highlight improvements to bus services, cycling and walking routes that they would like to see in East Cambridgeshire.

Visit to Haddenham Pharmacy

Some weeks ago I visited Haddenham Pharmacy to see at first hand the important role that local NHS pharmacy teams in serving our local communities.

Visit to CMR Surgical

It was great to visit CMR Surgical, based in Impington a few weeks ago. The company have created Versius - a robotic surgery system that allows surgeons to perform lifesaving invasive surgery with greater precision and accuracy.

Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) Consultation

I recently met with the team at Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) to discuss their vision for an expansive metro-style network that seamlessly connects homes and businesses across the region with key railway stations and Cambridge city centre.

Visit to Swaffham Bulbeck Primary School

I recently visited Swaffham Bulbeck Primary School and met with the Head Teacher, other teachers and School Governors to discuss the future of school funding, and the increases in funding since 2015, whilst also recognising there is also more work to be done.