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Why I Voted for Same-Sex Marriage in Church Professor Peter Lee on his journey to full acceptance

20 July 2021 5 min read

Why I recently voted to allow same-sex marriage in church. It is another step towards equality not only in the Methodist Church but in wider society as well.

two men's hands wearing wedding rings

High street brands cannot rely on history and familiarity to survive — new research

01 June 2021 6 min read

Dr Jason Sit writes for the Conversation on how brand heritage is not enough to ensure high street stores survive during and after the COVID19 pandemic

Person walking in front of a high street clothing store

Women's Periodicals and print culture in Britain 1940s-2000s

26 May 2021 Dr Laurel Forster 5 min read

Dr Laurel Forster writes about how her new book draws attention to women’s involvement and engagement with British print cultures from the end of the Second World War to the twenty-first century.

Woman reading magazine

Largest ever flying creatures had longer necks than giraffes – we found out how these pterosaurs kept their heads up

30 April 2021 6 min read

Research led by Professor David Martill, has found the necks of pterosaurs were engineered in a similar way to bicycle spokes enabling the flying creatures to carry heavy prey

Dinosaur bones

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