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Massive Global Tour Announced by Steven Wilson

Steven Wilson has announced details of To The Bone – his expansive, brilliant fifth album – and a major 2018 UK tour including a return to one of the country’s most iconic venues, the Royal Albert Hall. Pre-order the album here. A gloriously dynamic modernist pop record as imagined by ...

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Advanced radiotherapy improves lung cancer survival rates

A 10-year University of Manchester and Christie NHS Foundation Trust study which used advanced radiotherapy techniques in patients with limited-stage small cell lung cancer (SCLC) has achieved the best survival rates and lowest toxicity ever reported. The radiotherapy regimes, given either once-daily or twice-daily together with chemotherapy, tripled 5-year survival ...

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University gives help to previously homeless local people

Two people who have experienced homelessness are celebrating after finding work at The University of Manchester, as it honours its pledge to the city’s Homelessness Charter. In November 2016, The University of Manchester pledged its support for the Manchester Homelessness Charter. The Charter outlines the principles that establish how people ...

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George Osborne Appointed Honorary Professor Of Economics

  The University of Manchester has appointed chairman of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership and former Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, as Honorary Professor of Economics. As Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr Osborne was very supportive of Greater Manchester and the University, particularly in supporting the National Graphene Institute and ...

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