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Getting on the ladder: Researchers recruit for major new study on first-time buyers

Posted on Wednesday 25 April 2018

With recently published research suggesting that a third of millennials are unlikely to be able to buy a home of their own, academics at the University of York are looking to recruit first-time buyers in Birmingham, Bristol and Leeds for a major new study.


Bystanders key to tackling cyber-bullying epidemic

Posted on Wednesday 18 April 2018

Researchers looking into how to reduce cyber-bullying among school-age children are calling for workshops encouraging young people to morally engage with the issue to be introduced in schools.


University celebrates tutoring scheme with local school children

Posted on Wednesday 18 April 2018

A GCSE tutoring scheme set up between University of York students and local school pupils is being celebrated at the University on 18 April.


Scientists argue the case for large-scale marine protected areas

Posted on Tuesday 17 April 2018

Large-scale marine protected areas (LSMPAs) are a vital component in the battle to protect the world’s oceans from exploitation, a group of international scientists argue today.


Patients in most deprived areas wait 20 per cent longer for common heart procedure

Posted on Monday 16 April 2018

Researchers at the University of York have shown that waiting times for a common heart procedure are 20 per cent longer for patients living in deprived areas of England compared to patients from more affluent neighbourhoods who attend the same hospital.


The Star attraction: new book reveals detailed picture of Stone Age Britain

Posted on Monday 16 April 2018

The archaeological team that found Britain’s earliest house have today announced that at least two more houses have been found at the site. These houses have now been radiocarbon dated to at least 8,900 BC, several centuries earlier than previously thought.


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