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A series of events driven newsfeeds – we’ll rotate them periodically.

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Events

Our events

Schwartz Rounds are staff-only group discussions that offer a space to share and reflect on the personal, emotional and social aspects of our work in healthcare.
Posted: 20-05-2019
Board meeting on Wednesday 22 May 2019 at St Mary's Hospital. We welcome patients, members of the public, staff and partners to our public board meetings.
Posted: 17-05-2019
We welcome parents and carers to join us for an interactive, friendly evening of learning life saving skills.
Posted: 14-05-2019
We welcome parents and carers to join us for an interactive, friendly evening of learning life saving skills.
Posted: 14-05-2019
We welcome parents and carers to join us for an interactive, friendly evening of learning life saving skills.
Posted: 14-05-2019

Blog – RaPAL

Research and Practice in Adult Literacy - a friendly group

“‘my first reaction – I don’t do it. But the more I thought about it, the more I realised I do actually… more than I thought I did’” (p57). In this article, which features on pages 54-63 of RaPAL journal Vol No 97 (Spring 2019), Sam Duncan highlights participants’ surprise about the topic of her …
Author: Jo Dixon
Posted: 26-04-2019
Learning and Skills Research Network, London and the South East A winter LSRN London and South East Network meeting was convened recently with Continuum, UEL’s Research Centre for Widening Participation. Sai Loo, UCL IoE and Rania Hafez, University of Greenwich, co-ordinated five presentations which explored transitions into different forms of work. The afternoon comprised two …
Author: Tara Furlong
Posted: 19-12-2017
This morning, UKSSD and BOND, two multi-sectoral organisations working towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), hosted a morning on this very theme. Chaired by Jon Snow, we were welcomed with a speech by the Minister of State at the Department for International Development. This was followed by policy development presentations from the Finish Secretary General from …
Author: Tara Furlong
Posted: 08-02-2017
The results of our last survey of members in 2014 emphasised the importance of regular publication of the RaPAL digital journal. Since then we have ensured termly publication, as well as reformulating our overall purpose, sustaining annual events and sector engagement. At the AGM in June, we agreed with members to launch a short follow-up …
Author: Tara Furlong
Posted: 07-12-2016
Literacies in Professional Services: 24th BALID Informal Literacy Discussion 5pm on 30th November, London, UK On Wednesday 30th November, we are holding our BALID AGM at 4pm, which will be followed at 5pm by a presentation and discussion on the above topic, led by Tara Furlong of RaPAL. This promises to be a significant discussion, …
Author: Tara Furlong
Posted: 15-11-2016

News & Events

Division of Analytical & Environmental Sciences News & Events

King's College London will be one of six universities to set up and run three new urban air pollution research 'supersites' in London, Birmingham and Manchester by the end of 2018.
Posted: 22-01-2018
Professor David Phillips along with a team of researchers have received £20 million from Cancer Research UK to fill vital knowledge gaps in the environmental and behavioural causes of cancer.
Posted: 17-02-2017
Leon Barron and Denise Syndercombe-Court, Division of Analytical & Environmental Sciences have been interviewed by Chemistry World for a feature piece about the importance of Chromatography in forensic science.
Posted: 23-11-2016
Ten pigtails of hair thought to be from seven mutineers of "Mutiny on the Bounty" fame and three of their female Polynesian companions will be analysed in a new collaboration between the Pitcairn Islands Study Centre at Pacific Union College (California, US) and the forensic DNA group in the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine.
Posted: 23-08-2016
DNA Analysis at King's appeared on a recent episode of ITV's Long Lost Family
Posted: 22-08-2016

News – The National Archives

We give a lot of thought to what we hold inside our building – over 1,000 years of documents of global historical importance. This June however, we turn our attention to the building that houses our collections as we celebrate the world’s biggest annual architecture festival: the London Festival of Architecture (LFA). As part of […]

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Author: shonalowe
Posted: 23-05-2019

We will be running an exciting new film project – ‘Mental Health on Record’ – from Monday 29 July to Friday 2 August 2019, and we have places for 14 enthusiastic young people (aged 16–19 years) to take part. Working with professional filmmaker Nigel Kellaway, you will have the opportunity to explore original documents from our collection on the […]

The post Apply now: Young People’s Film Project appeared first on The National Archives.

Author: shonalowe
Posted: 20-05-2019

Last night at the Public Finance awards, The National Archives finance team won Finance Team of the Year – Central Government and National Bodies. Pauline Moore, Head of Finance said: “We have had a tough year, carrying some vacancies but still achieving our core objectives. This award recognises the immense efforts that have been made […]

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Author: shonalowe
Posted: 02-05-2019

The Archive Service Accreditation Committee, responsible for the award of Accreditation, is pleased to announce that the following archive services have been awarded accredited status: Rotherham Archives and Local Studies Service Royal College of Physicians of London Archive Suffolk Record Office The Postal Museum: the Royal Mail Archive Wirral Archives Service The Committee has also agreed the following […]

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Author: webteameditorial
Posted: 28-03-2019

During the week beginning Monday 25 March we will be carrying out some work in the Research and Enquiries area of the on site reading rooms. From Monday 25 March the London Family History Centre will no longer have a physical presence in the reading rooms at Kew, and we will be repurposing the space […]

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Author: mdeville
Posted: 20-03-2019

Turning the tide - making a difference
Turning the tide – making a difference