Having won the previous two BUCS National Rugby League Championships, Northumbria
were keen to maintain their status as university top dogs.
Lucy Winskell, pro-vice-chancellor for employability and partnerships at Northumbria
, said: "These sector-leading results are evidence of the wealth of entrepreneurial talent here at Northumbria
, with our graduates creating thriving new enterprises and employment opportunities.
"It's taken a lot of hard work and dedication but my graduation day made it all worthwhile," says Darren, who combined his work at Thermacore with studying for his degree at Northumbria
"I am determined to make savings wherever possible to allow us to re-invest all savings back into Northumbria
Just weeks after Northumbria
bosses revealed new branding and the aspirational "Take On Tomorrow" slogan, the university's sporting stars proved they are already primed for future success.
The partnership will see postgraduate courses in business and project management taught at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) by Northumbria
academics, while Northumbria
students will be able to take a one-year programme in international business in the Netherlands.
Crimestoppers has been relaunched, with a focus on tackling newer offences such as cybercrime.
made it a domestic treble after taking gold in the 13-a-side Championship clash last month.
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has around 900 volunteers as part of its Hospital Volunteer Service (HVS) who carry out a range of roles in hospitals and in the community across Northumberland and North Tyneside.
Police has appointed Steve Ashman as the new Chief Constable.
Results - Round 14: Ormesby B 6, Helmsley 3; Northfield B 0, Sunderland 9; Northfield A 9, Malton & Norton 0; Northfield C 1, Northumbria
8; BRS Helmsley 6, Ormesby A 3.
's women's firsts rugby union sevens side warmed up for the 2018 BUCS tournament by taking second spot behind derby rivals Durham in a hotly contested friendly tournament.