UK TECH COMPANIES TACKLING CORONAVIRUS - FROM DETECTION TO VACCINATION

The 2020 Tech Nation Report revealed that UK healthtech investment has doubled since 2017, reaching £1.7bn in 2019. And this world-leading...

PANDEMIC-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT - GETTING INVOLVED IN COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION DURING THE CRISIS

Unprecedented. It's a word we've been hearing a lot of recently. The Coronavirus pandemic is something the like of which we've not...

 
 
 

ECONOMIC UNCERTAINLY A KEY GROWTH CHALLENGE FOR EARLY-STAGE TECH COMPANIES

This is a guest post from Soldo , a Tech Nation Rising Stars 2.0 partner. Tech companies across the UK and Ireland have been securing...

FUNDRAISING IN A LOCKDOWN: WHEN, HOW, AND MANAGING RUNWAY

With a global pandemic underway, and economies still reeling, we understand that this is a crucial moment for SMEs everywhere, but...

 
 
 

COVID-19 UPDATES: TECH INDUSTRY RESOURCES, AND HOW TO HELP

Last updated: 18/03/20 Covid-19 is fast shaping up to be the challenge that defines us personally and professionally. We will confront...

Announcing: the UK companies joining Future Fifty 8.0

ANNOUNCING: THE UK COMPANIES JOINING FUTURE FIFTY 8.0

Today we are delighted to welcome the new additions to our programme for late-stage tech companies. The prestigious Future Fifty . The...

 
 
 

UK TECH FOR A CHANGING WORLD - TECH NATION REPORT 2020

The Tech Nation Report has been the UK's state of the nation on tech since 2015. Each year the report provides a comprehensive look...

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY: 10 INSPIRING WOMEN POWERING TECH IN YORKSHIRE

At Tech Nation, we don't need an excuse to shine a light on the fantastic work being done by women in UK tech. However, International...

 
 
 

HOW OUR ENTREPRENEUR ENGAGEMENT MANAGERS SUPPORT DIGITAL TECH FOUNDERS

Our 11 Entrepreneur Engagement Managers are here to help digital tech founders across the UK for nothing in return - though a smile...

MEET ELIZABETH CORSE: OUR SOUTH EAST ENTREPRENEUR ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

At Tech Nation we're creating a national network connecting ambitious digital tech entrepreneurs across the UK. Whether you're a founder...

 
 
 
Welcome to Tech Nation's new National Network pages

WELCOME TO TECH NATION'S NEW NATIONAL NETWORK PAGES

We have been busy redesigning our National Network pages to make it even easier for you to find support and useful resources, make...

What are the opportunities and challenges for digital tech founders in Sheffield?

WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR DIGITAL TECH FOUNDERS IN SHEFFIELD?

What does Sheffield have to offer ambitious digital tech entrepreneurs? We asked the following stakeholders and business leaders to...

 
 
 

WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR DIGITAL TECH FOUNDERS IN BARNSLEY?

What does Barnsley have to offer ambitious digital tech entrepreneurs? We asked Tracey Johnson, Project Manager at Barnsley Digital...

What are the opportunities and challenges for digital tech founders in Hull?

WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR DIGITAL TECH FOUNDERS IN HULL?

What does Hull have to offer ambitious digital tech entrepreneurs? We asked the following stakeholders and business leaders to find...

 
 
 

COWORKING SPACE IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND: DISCOVER THE BEST OFFICE SPACES

Coworking is a more flexible alternative to working out of traditional office space and brings the benefits of being part of a community. Whether...

FIND SKILLS SUPPORT IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND: UPSKILL YOU AND YOUR TEAM

Helping your team brush up on its digital and soft skills can be financially rewarding while reducing reliance on others. Whatever...

 
 
 

FINANCE SUPPORT IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND: FIND INVESTMENT FOR YOUR COMPANY

Securing finance and raising investment can be vital when it comes to taking your company to the next level. Whether you're seeking...

FIND SKILLS SUPPORT IN THE SOUTH EAST: UPSKILL YOU AND YOUR TEAM

Helping your team brush up on its digital and soft skills can be financially rewarding while reducing reliance on others. Whatever...

 
 
 

FINANCE SUPPORT IN THE SOUTH EAST: FIND INVESTMENT FOR YOUR COMPANY

Securing finance and raising investment can be vital when it comes to taking your company to the next level. Whether you're seeking...

FIND SKILLS SUPPORT IN LONDON: UPSKILL YOU AND YOUR TEAM

Helping your team brush up on its digital and soft skills can be financially rewarding while reducing reliance on others. Whatever...

 
 
 



Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies aged 76

Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies aged 76

Michael Angelis narrated the show for 13 series Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis has died aged 76. The actor, who also starred in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, died at... Read more ...

Prince catches Covid-19 after flying 1,050 miles to party in Spain

Prince catches Covid-19 after flying 1,050 miles to party in Spain

Prince Joachim of Belgium has tested positive for coronavirus, after flouting lockdown rules to attend a party with 27 people in Córdoba, Spain, 1,050 miles from his home Read more ...

Police 'deliberately drive SUV into crowds' as protests rage across US

Police 'deliberately drive SUV into crowds' as protests rage across US

A shocking video appears to show a police cruiser charging towards demonstrators in New York, while tear gas has been fired outside the White House as crowds demand justice... Read more ...

No new coronavirus cases from 1,130 Premier League tests

No new coronavirus cases from 1,130 Premier League tests

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Everything we know about George Floyd's death

Everything we know about George Floyd's death

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Ruth Langsford breaks down in tears as she wins £33,000 for charity on ITV...

Ruth Langsford breaks down in tears as she wins £33,000 for charity on ITV gameshow

The TV personality, 60, appeared on a celebrity edition of Alan Carr's Epic Gameshow on Saturday, where she played a modernised version of Play Your Cards Right. Read more ...

Joe Wicks is 'tipped to lead government physical education curriculum to...

Joe Wicks is 'tipped to lead government physical education curriculum to combat childhood obesity'

The Body Coach, 33, is said to be the favourite to head the scheme that will help tackle the UK's obesity crisis amongst children, according to The Mirror on Sunday. Read more ...

Boris Johnson gives Dominic Cummings final warning after COVID-19 lockdown row

Boris Johnson gives Dominic Cummings final warning after COVID-19 lockdown row

BORIS JOHNSON has issued a stern ultimatum to advisor Dominic Cummings to avoid any more media firestorms. Read more ...

Trump postponing G7 & wants to add Russia, Australia, India & South Korea to...

Trump postponing G7 & wants to add Russia, Australia, India & South Korea to ‘represent what's going on in the world'

DONALD Trump said he is going to postpone the G7 meeting until the fall. The president wanted to host the Group of 7 Nations conference in Washington DC in June. Trump said he... Read more ...

Adele's weight loss 'was a result of low-calorie meal deals delivered...

Adele's weight loss 'was a result of low-calorie meal deals delivered directly to her door'

It is thought that the singer, 32, enlisted the services of a bespoke American meal delivery service called Freshology to help her with her transformation. Read more ...