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2010-12-29 00:01:20

The city of the Beatles and the Black Stuff Boys is set to shrug off its soccer and lager-louts image, as developer Merepark prepares to create 3000 jobs. (PRWeb UK) December 24, 2010 The city of the Beatles and the Black Stuff Boys is set to shrug off its soccer and lager-louts image, as developer Merepark prepares to create 3000 jobs through Liverpool's largest ever regeneration scheme. Merepark's chairman Robert Ross said, "Considering that we will be wanting everyone from hospitality...

2010-12-27 00:00:37

Prestige Careers Consultancy UK Knack Group's Managing Director has echoed the sentiments of city councillor Jane Corbett, who said that this was great news at a very difficult time of government cuts and reduced budgets. (PRWeb UK) December 26, 2010 Seven years after they said "Let's do it", they're now doing it. Well, almost. Liverpool City Council's 150 million pound regeneration scheme for the city's northern slum district is finally to get under way "“ at a date yet to be...

2010-12-01 00:13:19

Winners of Pitch Challenge Chosen to Participate in Software City UK Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 30, 2010 In its second year in Silicon Valley, Geeks Going Global, also known as the Liverpool Vision and the North of England Pitch Challenge, experienced strong growth with over 300 companies vying for the fifteen coveted spots to compete. This year's innovative entrepreneurs were competing for a trip to Liverpool to participate in Software City UK as well as the opportunity to meet with the...

2010-11-19 06:27:00

LIVERPOOL, England, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Littlewoods Europe has announced it is looking for Expats to take part in its new podcast. The retailer is looking for Expats who live in France, Spain, Portugal or Germany so it can interview them about what life is like as an Expat in the country they live in. Interviewees for the Littlewoods Europe Gust Podcast would then be put online on the Littlewoods Europe blog. If Expats agree to take part, the interview will be recorded either...

2010-11-16 22:09:09

A common transmissible strain of the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa has been identified among cystic fibrosis (CF) patients in Canada, suggesting that cross-infection has occurred widely between CF centers in the United Kingdom and Canada, according to a study in the November 17 issue of JAMA. Infection with this strain among Canadian CF patients has been associated with an increased risk of death or lung transplantation. There is variability in the type and timing of outcome among CF...

2010-10-22 05:53:00

LIVERPOOL, England, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Littlewoods Europe has revealed the top toys on every child's wish list to Santa this year in an effort to help give parents a head start with their shopping this Christmas. Among the Christmas gift ideas which Littlewoods expects to be the most sought-after this year are hi-tech gadgets such as robotic hamsters and video cameras, along with some of the more traditional ones like dolls houses which also make an appearance. Character toys are a...

2010-10-15 04:41:00

MILTON KEYNES, England, October 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Gerrard too Strong as Liverpool Win the Match Attax Merseyside Derby It was cards at the ready in Liverpool, as Steven Gerrard and Tim Howard went head to head in the first Merseyside derby of the season. The pair swapped a grass pitch for a cardboard one, in a game that marked the release of the new Topps Match Attax collection. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:...

2010-10-13 06:11:00

LIVERPOOL, England, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading medical negligence and personal injury solicitors, Goodmans Law has completed a rebranding process to complete their transition to a specialist medical negligence and personal injury law firm. Goodmans Law, based in Liverpool, has evolved into one of the largest specialist firms in this area of law. Goodmans Law have acted as lead solicitors in a series of high profile national cases including acting as lead solicitors in the Royal...

2010-10-13 05:00:00

WAYNE, Pa. and LIVERPOOL, England, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Detection Inc. (MDI), a company developing Detect-Ready(TM) assays designed to increase the speed and accuracy of infectious disease diagnosis, today announced that its Detect-Ready MRSA assay has received its first independent validation in a study conducted at St. George's Healthcare NHS Trust, a leading teaching hospital in the UK. The study results were presented this week at HIS 2010, the Seventh International...

2010-10-07 14:08:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday, October 9 marks the 70th anniversary of music legend and peace activist, John Lennon's birth. Celebrations are being held around the world to commemorate this occasion, including the unveiling of the much anticipated Peace Monument, in Lennon's hometown of Liverpool, England. Saturday is not the only special day in Beatles history. 2010 is a huge year for Beatles fans: It's been 50 years since the band was formed, 40 years since they split up, 70...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.