Don’t miss a weekend of family-friendly fun at our high-tech campus at MediaCityUK, Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October, drop-in between 10:00am - 4:00pm. Entrance is free to all visitors.
It is a decision that could change the face of the nation’s public broadcaster forever and affect more than 25 million households in the UK who each year pay £145.50 to watch television.
The serious business of bringing comedy to the TV screen will be brought to life by the creators of BBC hits Twenty Twelve and W1A, along with Blackadder and QI producer John Lloyd, at the Nations & Regions Media Conference next month, as part of Salford International Media Festival.
Today, Monday 20 October, sees the launch of a new report into how different countries tackle child abuse, in particular sexual exploitation, and how the UK can benefit from this learning.
‘Living on a railway line. Turning the tide of child abuse and exploitation in the UK and overseas: international lessons and evidence-based recommendations’ is a work by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s Professor Andrew Rowland, in association with The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust and University of Salford.
The distinguished, award-winning writer of fiction, poetry and plays, Jackie Kay MBE, has been appointed by the University of Salford as its new Chancellor.
The University of Salford. Peel Hall on 30 October 2014 from 09:30 hrs
Visitors to the free Salford Science weekender on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October are invited to take part in an interactive artwork to illustrate the spread of infectious diseases, as part of Manchester Science Festival.
Free public event: 7 November 2014 10.00am - 4.00pm
University of Salford, Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October, drop-in between 10:00am - 4:00pm
Peter Fincham, ITV’s Director of Television, will join Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC MP and Ed Vaizey MP on the bill of keynote speakers at this year’s Nations & Regions Media Conference, part of Salford International Media Festival, organised and hosted by the University of Salford at MediaCityUK this November.
Inspirational speakers from around the world will be sharing their passions in Salford this weekend at a major one-day conference of ideas celebrating the best in science, technology, art, media, politics and economics, supported by the University of Salford.
Research conducted at the Salford Energy House has shown how the addition of a simple room thermostat plus thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs) to a conventional heating system could reduce energy costs by 40%.