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July 16, 2015

Celebrating the Importance of Apprenticeships

Celebrating the Importance of Apprenticeships

Yesterday evening, ADS hosted a successful reception at the Houses of Parliament – which celebrated the important role of apprenticeships across the […]

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June 26, 2015

Growing Innovation – The Importance of the UK’s Catapult Centres

Growing Innovation – The Importance of the UK’s Catapult Centres

Earlier this month, the ADS Public Affairs, Policy and Media team visited the UK’s Satellite Applications Catapult Centre – set on the […]

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May 22, 2015

#ExportWeek: How to Grow UK Space Exports…

#ExportWeek: How to Grow UK Space Exports…

In our final blog this week to celebrate UKTI’s national ‘Export Week’ – we take a look at the opportunities for UK […]

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October 16, 2014

Space Flight in the UK: Barriers and Solutions

Space Flight in the UK: Barriers and Solutions

With the recent news that Virgin Galactic has received FAA approval to enter the final phase of their test flight programme, the […]

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October 9, 2014

UK Space Industry: Employment, Turnover and Export Levels Continue to Grow

UK Space Industry: Employment, Turnover and Export Levels Continue to Grow

The UK Space Agency has today released its biennial report into the size, health and growth of the UK’s thriving space sector. […]

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August 8, 2014

UK Industry Drives Rosetta Mission; & ‘Tales of an Apprentice’

UK Industry Drives Rosetta Mission; & ‘Tales of an Apprentice’

With the news this week that the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Rosetta space mission will be entering a critical stage, the Daily Telegraph have […]

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May 1, 2014

UK Space Sector Receives Positive Government Backing for Future Growth

UK Space Sector Receives Positive Government Backing for Future Growth

The UK’s Space Industry received positive news this week, as the government outlined its support for the ‘UK Space Innovation & Growth […]

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April 8, 2014

Improving your cyber security – the government’s ‘Cyber Essentials’ scheme

Improving your cyber security – the government’s ‘Cyber Essentials’ scheme

This week, the government launched a ‘Cyber Essentials’ scheme. As previously noted, this scheme is the next stage on from the ’10 Steps to […]

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March 11, 2014

UK to Boost Funding for PLATO ‘Planet Hunter’ Space Mission

UK to Boost Funding for PLATO ‘Planet Hunter’ Space Mission

Following last month’s announcement by the European Space Agency (ESA) that the PLATO Mission had been selected as the third medium-class science […]

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January 24, 2014

After the awakening: UK technology is vital to next stage of the Rosetta Space mission

After the awakening: UK technology is vital to next stage of the Rosetta Space mission

With today’s BBC report on Major Tim Peake’s preparations for being the next UK astronaut in space, it is worth re-visiting another […]

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January 7, 2014

Space: A Strategy for Growth

Space: A Strategy for Growth

The focus this week on the success and innovation of the UK’s space industry, has included the UK’s ambition to obtain 10% […]

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December 10, 2013

Willetts’ space ambition matched only by Industry’s

Willetts’ space ambition matched only by Industry’s

There’s been a bit of disbelief amongst the media about Science Minister David Willett’s claim that Stevenage could replace Cape Canaveral in […]

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