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Publication of the week: Jasmine Hearn, Katherine Finlay and Philip Fine

8 August 2016

J.H. Hearn, K.A. Finlay & P.A. Fine, “The devil in the corner: A mixed-methods study of metaphor use by those with spinal cord injury-specific neuropathic pain”, British Journal of Health Psychology 21.4 (2016), 973-988. DOI: 10.1111/bjhp.12211 Dr Jasmine Hearn has a…

Numbers paying BIK car tax rise for first time in 10 years

5 August 2016

Colin Tourick told Fleet News: “The economy had been doing well in 2014/15 so we can be fairly sure that more employers were employing more staff, and were offering company cars.” Read the article by Gareth Roberts in Fleet Industry…

Buckingham first official club partner of MK Dons

3 August 2016

The University of Buckingham has become an Official Club Partner of MK Dons football team. The two-year deal will see the educational institution, which has launched the country’s first independent medical school in partnership with Milton Keynes University Hospital, become…

In the news – August 2016

2 August 2016

TV and radio appearance: Professor Glees was interviewed about: the latest IS-inspired terror attack in Rouen on Talk Radio, BBC News Channel, BBC Radio Two’s Jeremy Vine Programme, Premier Christian Radio and BBC Oxford the UK border agency issues on…

Publication of the week: Professor Geoffrey Wood and Dr Juan Castañeda

1 August 2016

Forrest Capie, Geoffrey Wood and Juan Castañeda, “Central bank independence in small open economies”, in M.D. Bordo, Ø. Eitrheim, M. Flandreau & J.F. Qvigstad (eds), Central Banks at a Crossroads: What Can We Learn From History? (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016),…

In the news – 26 July 2016

26 July 2016

Radio and TV appearances Professor Glees was interviewed about: the Nice attacks on BFBS (British Forces Broadcasting Service) the attempted abduction of an RAF officer from RAF Markham on BBC Radio Essex “Brexit one month on” on Hessischer Rundfunk the…

Publication of the week: Topham Beauclerk

25 July 2016

David Noy, Dr Johnson’s Friend and Robert Adam’s Client Topham Beauclerk (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2016). 305 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4438-9037-3. Dr Johnson said that he would walk to the ends of the earth to save Topham Beauclerk. Other people who claimed…

In the news – 19 July 2016

19 July 2016

Dr Julian Richards appeared on Sky News on 15 July discussing the Nice attack, and on LBC Radio on 17 July discussing the Turkish coup. Professor Glees was interviewed about: The Trident debate by BBC Three Counties Radio on the…

UK’s 1st Ever Mindfulness in Medicine Conference

5 July 2016

Speakers at the conference include Vice-Chancellor Sir Anthony Seldon, who was the Master of Wellington College when it became the first school to introduce mindfulness and well-being lessons. He also co-founded Action for Happiness. Jamie Bristow, Director of the Mindfulness…

In the news – 5 & 12 July 2016

5 July 2016

Professor Anthony Glees: Radio appearances (concerning the Referendum and consequent security issues): UK: BBC Radio London Today, LBC, BBC Radio Berkshire, BBC Radio Oxford and BBC Three Counties Germany: DeutschlandRadio, Bavarian Radio, SW German Radio in Baden Baden, Norddeutscher Rundfunk,…