Anniversary Of Amy Johnson’s Death Marked in Home City And Beyond

Amy Johnson CBE (1903-1941) was a pioneer, a trail blazer and one of the most inspirational women of the 20th Century. Amongst other achievements and records as an aviator she was the first female pilot to fly solo from England to Australia in 1930. Today, 5th January, marks the 75th anniversary of her untimely death… Read full story

Today 11 February 2014 Is Safer Internet Day

Today is Safer Internet Day and is coordinated by the UK Safer Internet Centre, a partnership of three leading organisations; Childnet International, the South West Grid for Learning and the Internet Watch Foundation. This year the message is ‘Let’s create a better internet together’ The awareness day first held in 2004 offers tips and practical… Read full story

25 April 2013 – Girls in ICT Day

Today, 25th April 2013 is Girls in ICT Day. The initiative which is backed up by the Member States of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is celebrated every year. The day aims to encourage girls and young women to consider and follow careers in the technology sector, particularly ICT jobs. A host of events are being… Read full story

Yahoo! Appoints Marissa Mayer As New CEO

Yahoo! announced yesterday that they have appointed Marissa Mayer as President, Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors. The appointment is effective from today, 17 July 2012. Ms Mayer is 37 and has confirmed to Fortune Magazine that she is pregnant. A technology graduate from Stanford University, she worked in the UBS… Read full story