National Standards

It’s great to see the National Physical Laboratory, NPL getting some press, even if it’s limited to the Institute of Physics blog. There are indeed interesting things about the NPL, and I’m sure many more than 12. I was lucky enough to be working at NPL in it’s centenary in 2000, and felt then that I’d really only scratched the … Read More…National Standards

Worrying Brexit Forecasts

The reaction, at least on Twitter to reported rising manufacturing costs following Brexit is frustrating to the least. There’s no willingness to accept that actually the advice from the IFS, the IMF and experts before the Brexit referendum may actually have been correct. If the forecasts have even partial impact, then given the importance of UK manufacturing to the UK … Read More…Worrying Brexit Forecasts