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2014-06-05 08:28:17

Foundation for highly acclaimed "Safe Hands" anti-infection program WOLVERHAMPTON, West Midlands, U.K., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Cross Hospital, part of The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, today announced a milestone of one million hand hygiene observations using TeleTracking Technologies, Inc.'s automated hand hygiene sensor as part of the 'Safe Hands' program. This compares to just 600 visual observations over the same time period. Safe Hands is a government-funded...

2011-02-05 00:00:44

Information about one of two major planning applications for renovation of the former site that belonged to Goodyear in Wolverhampton has been made available. (PRWeb UK) February 4, 2011 Information about one of two major planning applications for renovation of the former site that belonged to Goodyear in Wolverhampton has been made available. Prestige executive employment consultancy UK Knack Group has said in an overnight announcement that St Modwen has put forward an application to...

2009-09-04 07:00:00

EAST AURORA, N.Y., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that it is in discussions with GE Aviation Systems, an operating unit of General Electric Company (GE), to purchase its flight control actuation product line located in Wolverhampton in the U.K. GE acquired this business as part of its acquisition of Smiths Aerospace in May of 2007. The Wolverhampton operation designs and manufactures primary and secondary flight control actuation for a...

2008-09-12 18:00:35

A BLACK Country hospital trust is inviting potential nurses and auxiliaries to a recruitment day. The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust is hosting the event from 9.30am to 4pm on Saturday at the Wolverhampton Medical Institute. Further information is available at www.royal wolverhamptonhospitals.nhs.uk or by calling 01902 307999 (ext 8117/ 8118). (c) 2008 Evening Mail; Birmingham (UK). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-05 18:00:22

HARD working students can start collecting credits towards a degree while still at school or college thanks to an innovative scheme at Wolverhampton University. Pupils can study undergraduate modules in subjects including fine art, business, literature, engineering and applied science. They can find out more about the Higher Education Modules in Schools initiative at a drop-in event from 1-3pm on Tuesday in the Stephenson Room at Wolverhampton Science Park, or call Lisa Gough on 01902...

2008-06-20 18:00:25

AVIATION fans are gearing up for one of their biggest events of the year. Thousands of enthusiasts are expected to attend the open day, organised by the Boulton Paul Heritage Project, at GE Aviation, in Wobaston Road, Pendeford, Wolverhampton, on Sunday. Attractions will include a Battle of Britain Dakota flypast and a Rolls-Royce engine display. There will also be displays of restored aircraft, and a radio- controlled model club show, together with the Alan Wilkes Traditional Jazz...

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The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).