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In the news – October 2016

1 October 2016

Professor Anthony Glees: Radio and TV appearances Brexit on WDR, West German Radio. Mrs May and Brexit policies on West German Radio WDR 1 the report that Yahoo allowed the NSA to mine its data on BBC World TV border…

Book launch: Julian Lovelock, “Swallows, Amazons and Coots”

29 September 2016

Former University of Buckingham Pro-Vice-Chancellor Julian Lovelock has written the first book devoted solely to the study of Arthur Ransome’s 12 novels. In Swallows, Amazons and Coots Lovelock highlights that to be properly appreciated today, the novels must be read…

Public Consultation: Station Road

28 September 2016

The University of Buckingham invites you to comment on their plans for the creation of student accommodation in the area known as Chandos Road car park, Station Road. Following public consultation we have incorporated comments and ideas into a revised…

Buckingham scores outstanding treble in Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide

23 September 2016

The University of Buckingham has scored an outstanding treble, topping The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide’s rankings for Student Experience, Teaching Quality and Staff-Student Ratio above all other higher education institutions, including Oxbridge. Only Cambridge boasts a greater…

Professor Susan Edwards at the Criminal Bar Association’s Winter Conference (3 December)

22 September 2016

Professor Susan Edwards will speak on “Domestic violence and coercive behaviour” at the Criminal Bar Association’s Winter Conference on 3 December 2016.  More information.

University and Milton Keynes University Hospital launch Academic Centre

20 September 2016

Construction of an £8.5millon Academic Centre is about to begin at Milton Keynes University Hospital. The state-of-the-art building is the result of a partnership between the hospital and the University of Buckingham Medical School. The University received a £2m grant…

Buckingham leads the way for campus safety

19 September 2016

Buckingham is once again leading the way for having one of the safest campuses in the country, according to For the third time the University and surrounding area is one of the most crime-free, the rankings reveal. Buckingham comes…

Unbeatable line-up for inaugural Buckingham Festival of Higher Education

8 September 2016

THE inaugural University of Buckingham Festival of Higher Education launches today (8 September 2016) – the first HE event of its kind to cover all aspects of Higher Education. It is being launched by Vice-Chancellor Sir Anthony Seldon, who six…

Publication of the week: Professor Lloyd Clark

5 September 2016

Lloyd Clark, Blitzkrieg: Myth, Reality, and Hitler’s Lightning War: France 1940 (New York: Atlantic / Grove Atlantic, 2016). 480 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8021-2513-2. In the spring of 1940, the Germans launched a military offensive in France and the Low Countries that…

In the news – September 2016

1 September 2016

Professor Anthony Glees appearances: “International experts have differing views on need for European army”, Penza News, 31 August “MP Keith Vaz’s angry constituents say he has brought shame on Leicester and should quit”, The Mirror, 4 September “Sex shame politician…