Fire on Jubilee Campus

I spent last week on leave, with my family at a cottage in Tawstock, North Devon. Remote and rural, with lots of space for two young grandchildren to roam, and with very intermittent connectivity; perfect for a break, unless there is a problem, as I discovered on Friday evening. At around 10pm, for the first …

Investing in the Future of Sustainable Chemistry

The following is an article I wrote for Science in Parliament, the journal of the Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, which was published in the Spring 2014 edition. Sustainability is becoming increasingly important in all areas of our life – and this is especially true in science where more and more emphasis is being placed on …