An Edge Hill lecturer has had a rare glimpse into the private archive of The Muppets’ legendary creator Jim Henson to carry out new research. Andrea Wright, a Senior Lecturer in Film Studies, spent a week delving into the unique and largely undiscovered archive to research Henson’s connection to fairy tales. With permission from Henson’s […]
Trials conducted at Edge Hill University may ultimately determine whether using probiotic supplements can improve the nutritional intake of athletes during marathon running.
Historic UK train journeys from iconic locomotives are being recreated for the first time in 3D thanks to Edge Hill University.
Law researchers are investigating whether Israel is contravening international law by detaining Palestinians without trial. Academics at Edge Hill University are finalising research into the administrative detention of hundreds of Palestinian men, women and children in the Palestinian Occupied Territories. The team visited Palestine and interviewed Palestinians formally held by the Israeli authorities under […]
‘Unmarried women and those who never have children struggle to find their place in society’ new research from an Edge Hill University academic reveals. Interviews with women over 50 who have never married and/or never had children, found they often faced a battle for status and identity compared with married women and mothers. Edge […]
Peter Cranie, Senior Lecturer in Education and Training, took part in a lively Question Time-style debate in the run-up to the General Election.
An Edge Hill University academic and composer has created a sound installation for people with dementia.
Victims of sexual abuse and exploitation in sport are being given a voice thanks to a unique project created and co-led by Edge Hill University.
An Edge Hill student is researching populations of a rare butterfly to try and halt their decline across Britain.
An interactive workshop that will allow children and adults to discover themselves through artistic exercises will take place at Edge Hill University, later this month.