The director of the inaugural SME Cambridgeshire Business Awards has hailed the response from the region’s small businesses after announcing the shortlist.

Winners of the awards, which are supported by media partner Cambridge Independent, will be announced at a gala ceremony and black-tie dinner at the Huntingdon Marriott Hotel on April 5. Read more

This study will tell us if lycopene improves the quality of sperm

A nutrient found in a ‘tomato pill’ could supercharge sperm by up to 70% and offer new hope to couples who are struggling to conceive, scientists believe.  The compound lycopene, which gives tomatoes their red colour, is now the focus of a study at Sheffield University. Researchers hope to measure how male fertility is affected by an over-the-counter modified lycopene supplement, which is known to double blood lycopene levels Read more