Leading academics from across Cranfield University are calling for a new approach to UK resilience. Writing in today’s Financial Times, the academics believe that as well as lessons learnt from the response to COVID-19 there is a much wider lesson to be learnt about how the UK identifies, prepares and responds to threats and risks, such as to our safety, our national security and from climate change.
Daily Internet and cell phone use is the norm for the majority of society these days. It’s uncommon to meet someone that doesn’t have a cell phone or use the Internet at least once a day. We’ve grown dependent upon technology to keep us connected to each other, the world around us, and to do everyday activities such as paying bills, ordering groceries, booking vacations, and earning a living.
Talking of approaching the target, this superb painting by Ivan Berryman depicts F/O George Stewart DFC, RCAF shooting up Ju88 night-fighters on a ‘Day Ranger’ sortie attacking Fliegerhorst Grove, Jutland Denmark on September 26th, 1944.
In true ‘Ranger’ style thanks to your continued effort to press on and deliver we have now raised 28% of our goal in just over 6 weeks with a running total in excess of …
Photograph : ILB_ALB – Both Exmouth RNLI lifeboats launch to the rescue
At 21:42 hrs yesterday, Saturday 23 May 2020 Exmouth’s RNLI temporary lifeboats, the Inshore Lifeboat D-755 Peggy D and All Weather Lifeboat 13-33 Bridie O’Shea were alerted by H.M. Coastguard to a report of a rowing boat in difficulty on the River Exe.
‘The governors need to do the right thing and allow these very important essential places of faith to open right now – for this weekend.’
Halifax, Nova Scotia – May 22, 2020 – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (“Ucore” or the “Company“) (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) is pleased to announce that it has closed the first tranche of its $2.8 million non-brokered private placement (the “Financing“) of unsecured convertible debentures (“Convertible Debentures“), as previously announced on April 27, 2020. The Company currently intends to close the remainder of the Financing on May 29, 2020.
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate will hold a community town hall meeting via teleconference with Associate Administrator for Science Thomas Zurbuchen and his leadership team at 3 p.m. EDT Thursday, May 28, to discuss updates in NASA’s science program and the current status of NASA activities.