A BALSALL Common teenager raised more than £2,000 for special communication needs at his charity football match. Friends, family and supporters of Mikey’s Wish came together at the Hornets football ground in Balsall Common on Saturday (June 9) for the fourth annual family fun day. Mikey Akers, who suffers from a speech disorder, also held the fun day in support of a campaign for improved communication therapy provision in schools. The 17-year-old, who has verbal dyspraxia, founded the charity Mikey’s Wish in 2015 to raise awareness of similar conditions. There was something for everyone with football tournaments, a barbecue and the chance to have a go at a teddy tombola. There was also a bouncy castle, arts and crafts workshops and a treasure hunt to find specially painted stones hidden around the village. Mikey said: “We managed to raise £2,180 to go towards helping children in school with their additional needs. “I am now looking forward to … [Read more...] about Balsall Common teenager’s charity raises over £2,000 for speech disorders
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Coventry University has been growing a lot of the last few years. It has been building tons of new student accommodation and brand new facilities for the faculties. But, with everything they're building, what exactly do they own? Below is a fulll list of all the property owned by Coventry University . Some came at quite a cost - number two Raglan Street was bought by the university only last year for an eye-watering £27,000,000. The full list Property address Price paid Proprietor Date owned from Corporate Training Centre, Mile Lane, Coventry (CV1 2LQ) £750,000 COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 26-08-2014 Land adjoining 51 Parkside, Coventry (CV1 2HG) COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 06-07-2015 11 The Quadrant, Coventry, (CV1 2EL) COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 01-09-1999 72 David Road, Gosford Green, (CV1 2BW) COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 05-12-2002 Unit 1A Innovation Village, Cheetah Road COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 12-03-2004 Gulson Hospital, Gulson Road, Coventry COVENTRY UNIVERSITY 03-04-1998 Unit 3C, … [Read more...] about What land does Coventry University own in the city?
But perhaps one of the most significant developments of all came last week, when biopharma group WuXi Biologics announced a €324m investment in Dundalk. The company is listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange and it has seen its share price rocket by 250pc since it floated. The stock is up 60pc so far this year. Biologics involves products used for vaccines, blood components, allergenics, tissues and gene therapy. Biologics can be composed of sugars, proteins or complex combinations of these substances. They represent the new wave of biotechnology pharmaceuticals and WuXi helps companies to develop new products. It has an open platform which means it makes it facilities available to numerous clients who want to develop a product. WuXi chief executive Dr Chris Chen highlighted last week one client company through which the company had $10,000 of business six years ago, and this year it will be $80m. WuXi is expanding rapidly, with four new facilities being built in China. The … [Read more...] about Richard Curran: Major Dundalk biopharma deal shows we’ve finally cracked China
Member Center:Create Account|Log InManage Account|Log Out Home News Newsletter Podcasts TV Radio Video Weather About LIFESTYLE TV11 TV8 Local 2 GNN i94-FM Isla63-AM Entertainment Money Home/Family Health Food Pets Tech Travel Beauty & Style Auto VideoBytes Press Releases Main Troy Torres says he’s a target of the administration Posted: Apr 30, 2018 8:15 PM Monday, April 30, 2018 8:15 PM EDTUpdated: Monday, April 30, 2018 6:31 AM EDTBy Sabrina Salas [email protected] Former Governor Eddie Baza Calvo’s Director of Communications and former Campaign Manager for Sen. Dennis Rodriguez, Jr.’s gubernatorial bid, Troy Torres, is responding to his arrest Friday on drug charges. Torres tonight, held a press conference at his Latte Heights home along Chrysanthemum Street which was raided by the Mandana Drug Task Force and SWAT last Friday for suspected drug activity. During the raid officers found drug packaging materials, a … [Read more...] about Troy Torres says he’s a target of the administration
IT emerged at the end of 2017 that Davina McCall has called off her marriage to Matthew Robertson. The pair had married since 2000, and have three children - here’s the lowdown on Matthew and his TV career. Who is Matthew Robertson? Matthew started out in TV, like his wife, making appearances in Pet Rescue and Sam’s Games. Pet Rescue was a TV series which aired between 1997 and 2003 and followed injured and abandoned animals which were rescued by the RSPCA and taken to new homes. Sam’s Games was a comedy which began in 2001 and tracks the lives of four friends who get involved in each others’ lives while renting flats in a large house in London. Davina starred as Sam, and Matthew played a guy in a cafe who had a crush on her. When did Davina McCall announce her marriage to Matthew Robertson was over? The Sun exclusively revealed that Davina McCall has announced her marriage is over, admitting: "I have made so many mistakes in my life." Davina shared a … [Read more...] about Who is Matthew Robertson, why is he getting divorced from wife Davina McCall and what are his biggest TV shows?