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  • CIC increases holding in medical robotics firm

    Cambridge Innovation Capital (CIC), a technology and healthcare investor, has increased its stake in a developer of next-generation robotics used for surgery as part of a £19.1 million funding round alongside other investors.

    So far, the firm Cambridge Medical Robotics (CMR) has raised more than £30 million. The system they've...

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  • £15m Newport hospice officially opens

    A new hospice in Newport, Wales has officially opened in what's expected to be a boost to local jobs.

    The £15m, 15-bed St David's Hospice Care facility is run by St David's Hospice Care (SDHC) in partnership with Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Newport City Council, and replaces a ten-bed unit at St Anne's...

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  • Strong growth reported for UK pharmaceuticals firm

    The pre-tax profit at pharmaceutical company Actavis UK has soared past the £120m mark in the year of its multimillion pound takeover.

    The firm, which produces around 5 billion tablets annually from its manufacturing facility in Barnstaple and provides around 10 per cent of the UK's generic medicines, was acquired by Intas Pharmaceuticals...

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15/09/2017
Long week.. ready for the weekend?

Long week.. ready for the weekend?

The office dogs are getting into the weekend mode early.. what are your plans?

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13/09/2017
Blown away!

Blown away!

Very autumnal feel in the air now and a wild windy night...so lucky to work in such a beautiful corner of the Sussex countryside.... not a bad view from …

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06/07/2016
Take a break from work...because you're worth it

Take a break from work...because you're worth it

Taking a break at work isn't an expectation, it's a necessity to our mental health and wellbeing, and ultimately, will make us all more productive, alert and positive thinking with …

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24/06/2016
...but I would walk 500 miles, and I would walk 500 more…

...but I would walk 500 miles, and I would walk 500 more…

Okay, not quite 500 miles but on June 11th, our intrepid Director, Sam ventured out on to the South Downs at Brighton at an eye-watering 6.30am, and set off on the …

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17/03/2016
Sport Relief

Sport Relief

In honour of this year's Sport Relief, and in honour of the calorific value of our favourite biscuits, we here at Kirkham Young pledge to run up and down the …

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11/03/2016
We know our stuff...

We know our stuff...

Kirkham Young are proud to be members of the REC, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation and every two years, members are expected to complete a Compliance Test, so the REC …

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26/02/2016
Stop and look out of the window...

Stop and look out of the window...

A couple of years ago, there was a trend to streamline office environments, with words like ‘agile’ and ‘lean’ being thrown around. Maximum efficiency with minimum disruption, paperless offices (!!!), all …

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08/02/2016
Hold on to your hats...

Hold on to your hats...

...as is our way, we Brits are talking about the weather again and we love it...well we love it, hate it, complain about it and are never happy, no …

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13/11/2015
Children in Need 2015

Children in Need 2015

We all have those 'duvet days' where we just want to stay in our pyjamas all day and lounge around and feel all comfy and cozy.....so why not do …

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05/11/2015
Another year, another certification...

Another year, another certification...

The team at Kirkham Young are absolutely thrilled to have passed our 8th successful ISO 2001: 2008 audit by The British Assessment Bureau. This certification means that we are committed to providing …

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