Russell Group responds to news of extra Government funding for UK science

01 April 2021

Commenting on the announcement by Government of additional funding for UK science to boost collaboration and protect ongoing research, Dr Tim Bradshaw, Chief Executive of the Russell Group, said:

“Providing additional funding for Horizon Europe to protect core R&D budgets is a good move by Government and underlines its determination to establish Britain as a global science superpower.

“Scientists and researchers have been a vital part in the emergency response to Covid-19 and this continued investment in UK science will pay dividends as we work to deliver our joint ambitions for the country – high value jobs and growth and a greener, healthier economy.”

 

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