Author Archives: Shane McCracken

14 / Sep / 2016 0

Science is Vital AGM 2016 – report

We had a successful AGM last night with 35 attendees on a hot late summer’s night. (Lord) David Willetts gave his view on the science funding landscape now coloured by Brexit and took a few questions. Official report of the meeting … Continue reading

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29 / Sep / 2015 0

Dear George, Science is Vital

Ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review on November 25th 2015 we are asking supporters of science to write a postcard to George Osborne saying why they think science is vital and why public funding of science research should be protected … Continue reading

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19 / Oct / 2010 20

Rally Report

Update: CaSE has an updated list of media coverage, and there were even Questions in Parliament (about 23 minutes in)! A late Friday night building placards was followed by a busy Saturday morning collecting vans, preparing speeches and briefing marshals. … Continue reading

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11 / Oct / 2010 9

Whose constituents signed the petition?

Over 35,000 people have signed our petition so far. With the help of Mike Little and the fine folk at mySociety we have analysed the list of postcodes to find out which MPs’ constituencies are best represented.  Perhaps it might … Continue reading

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24 / Sep / 2010 24

Why do YOU think Science is Vital?

We are compiling a list of reasons why Science is Vital. This will be useful for when we meet our MPs at the lobby, and for raising support in protesting the proposed cuts. We want to demonstrate that without science … Continue reading

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