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Thank you and congratulations! Infinity is a winner!

Thursday, May 3, 2018

For those of you not permanently glued to Twitter, I’m delighted to announce that September’s Infinity Festival has picked up another internal award at The University of Manchester, this time winning a Making a Difference Award for staff contribution to widening participation.

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TV star Brian Cox in West Cumbria for science festival

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

A science festival, headed by Professor Brian Cox, hopes to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists when it comes to Cumbria.

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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visits SS Robin

Posted at 9:12am 6th June, 2013

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visits SS Robin

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh visited the world’s oldest complete steamship on June 5th, forty years after he started the campaign to save her for the nation.  Prince Philip unveiled a plaque to inaugurate SS Robin’s new permanent home in Royal Victoria Dock, Newham, just a mile from her original birthplace on the River Lea where she was built at the famous Thames Ironworks Shipyard in 1890.

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Water City Festival Orchestra celebrates East London’s past, present, and future giving an inside view on Olympic Legacy with a show at the iconic People’s Palace.

Posted at 5:01pm 22nd January, 2013

A 100-piece orchestra takes to the stage at Queen Mary, University of London’s People’s Palace on Sunday evening, 3rd February, for a concert celebrating East London’s past, present, and future.

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Quad unveiled at Sutton Centre site

Posted at 4:10pm 30th October, 2012

Quad unveiled at Sutton Centre site

Andrew was delighted to help formally open the Sutton Centre Quad and the see how the efforts of the AMP team have paid off over the last year. Local reporter Nick Brimacombe covered the opening - read his article here.

Andrew made a Freeman of London!

Posted at 1:01pm 11th October, 2012

Andrew is thrilled and honoured to become a Freeman of London.

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Andrew Lansley MP talks at the Bromley-by-Bow Centre

Posted at 2:53pm 15th July, 2010

Andrew Lansley MP talks at the Bromley-by-Bow Centre

On the June 8th the MP Andrew Lansley, Secretary of State for Health, came to the Bromley-by-Bow Centre to announce his ambition to make the NHS a truly patient-centred service.

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Long Live the Lords!

Posted at 11:38am 25th June, 2010

Long Live the Lords

The House of Lords is like a living, breathing newspaper – its collective mind is a mine of information. In my experience, though, the calibre of its content is far higher than you will find in any broadsheet.

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Political Parties recognise Andrew’s work

Posted at 11:38am 25th June, 2010

Political Parties recognise Andrew's work

Last Thursday the Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, and his wife Sarah honoured the Bromley-by-Bow Centre with a visit. It was an unexpected visit that very few staff knew about until the car pulled up outside the health centre gates!

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Leading social entrepreneur joins the Bradford Live team (press release)

Monday, October 15, 2018

Bradford Live, the ambitious regeneration project to transform the city’s landmark Odeon cinema into a world-class music, entertainment and events venue, has appointed Bradford-born peer and social entrepreneur Lord Andrew Mawson as its Patron.

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Leading social entrepreneur joins the Bradford Live team

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Andrew reflects on one of east London's renowned artists, Frank Creber

19 December 2018

Debating the contribution to our well-being of sport, recreation and the arts in our lives Andrew reflects on one of east London's renowned artists, Frank Creber. Describing his style, Andrew noted that Frank's paintings "rather brilliantly capture the engagement in east London and the creative interchange between people and place."

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