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Double glory for Derby in national student accommodation survey
23 July 2014

Accommodation services at the University of Derby have scooped two awards and been shortlisted for a third, in a survey of thousands of students ...

NBL Team Derby

World-class players announced in Team Derby badminton squad
23 July 2014

Team Derby has landed Great Britain's number one badminton player and one of the nation's legendary stars ahead of the sport's first ever UK ...

Members of the cast of Chelsea’s Choice, from left to right – Orlagh Russell, Jason Clare, Dale Edwards and Lucy Farrington-Smith, who plays Chelsea

Real arrests are sequel to drama about real-life
22 July 2014

A drama production about child exploitation which had its Derbyshire premiere at the University of Derby Buxton has made such a powerful impact ...

Lasse Bundgaard

Wizard of Oz badminton shares secrets at University of Derby
21 July 2014

With the Commonwealth Games about to get underway, the head coach of Australia's badminton team spent time with sports coaches from across ...

Professor Coyne receives his Nottingham Award

Derby Vice-Chancellor honoured by University of Nottingham
18 July 2014

University of Derby Vice-Chancellor, Professor John Coyne, has received an Honorary Award from the University of Nottingham. He was awarded the ...

Tristram Hooley

Students slam 'sexist' media coverage of female Cabinet ministers
17 July 2014

As controversy rages over media coverage of new members of David Cameron's Cabinet, researchers and students at the University of Derby have ...

Product Design Engineering's Matt Thompson receives his award

New furniture line creates great opportunity for young designer
17 July 2014

A new furniture range designed by a University of Derby student has been unveiled at a UK exhibition, prior to its being sold by an upscale ...


New course offers key to tackling crumbling roads
16 July 2014

A new university qualification has been launched to help equip highway engineers with the skills they need to fix the UK's crumbling roads. With ...

Professor Richard Hall

Funding tips for businesses at engineering institute event
15 July 2014

Companies can discover how Derby's multi-million pound Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering (IISE) could help them access funding, ...


Art draws town together
15 July 2014

Street art by Buxton's young generation aimed at helping to draw the community together has been celebrated at special reception in the University ...

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