Page last updated 08/12/2020


Our students, staff and alumni have been making innovative and inspiring contributions to the fight against Covid-19. From joining the NHS frontline early, to designing and manufacturing PPE, and fundraising for charity, you can read more about their efforts in the news stories below and on our LBU Together blog.

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Media enquiries

Many of our academics have also been sharing their expert insight in the media on a diverse range of issues related to the coronavirus pandemic.

For any media enquiries, including requests to speak to our academic experts on a topic related to Covid-19, please contact our press office. We are open 08:00 – 17:30 or for urgent and out-of-hours media requests, please call 07824 482 510