Talking points

Justin Welby

In Canterbury, England, Justin Welby is enthroned as the new Archbishop of Canterbury and head of the Anglican Church.

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 2:50am

Study trip offers students an insight into UK's social problems

Eight business students from City University volunteered their services to revamp a charity shop in Canterbury, Britain, to help it raise more funds for the needy.

The students were taking part in a six-week English course organised with the University of Kent in Canterbury, and were each required to do 50 hours community service.

2 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

A double that's also a first

A new double master's programme in operational research and business statistics will be launched in September.

14 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Whales and ales

Homesick British explorers frequently named foreign outposts after the lush green pastures of home, even if they bore little or no resemblance. North Canterbury in New Zealand's South Island may well be the exception. Among the rolling hills speckled with sheep and deer there are wild rivers, bubbling brooks and a food scene that revolves around hearty meals of game and crisp, fresh ales.

14 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Inaccurate claim by college

The University of Kent at Canterbury is concerned to discover that Xue Cui College, in Hong Kong, has been distributing prospectuses and placing adverts in the press stating that there is a relationship between the university and the college.

1 Sep 2001 - 12:00am