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Europe House
21/06/2019

Each week we sum up Commission news of particular interest for the UK. All comments welcome at COMM-UK-PRESS@ec.europa.eu

Innovation scoreboard 2019
17/06/2019

The UK has improved its performance in innovation in the last year, but it has dropped off the EU's top group of innovation leaders. The conclusion comes from the annual European Innovation Scoreboard. The most innovative UK region is the South East. It ranks twenty second among European regions.

Events
Stonewall 50 - LGBTQI+ Life Before & After

Kate Charlesworth is a Barnsley-born cartoonist and illustrator. She attended art college in Manchester and worked as an illustrator in London and Edinburgh, where she now lives. Her work has appeared in newspapers, magazines, books, comics, and digital media. In 2014 she illustrated Sally Heathcote: Suffragette  by Costa Prizewinners Mary and Bryan Talbot.

Date:
  • 17/06/2019 to 28/06/2019
Avanto - Ice Hole

Sami Kero

Avanto - Ice Hole by Sami Kero is a photo series that depicts winter swimming, a popular winter activity in Finland. There are about 150,000 active winter swimmers in Finland, and the exercise is proven to have many health benefits. The pictures were taken by a drone, giving an unusual vantage point to the viewers.

Date:
  • 02/07/2019 to 12/07/2019