Universities Wales response to UK Government announcement on research

Commenting on the UK Government announcement on research, a Universities Wales spokesperson said:

“Research and innovation by Welsh universities offers significant benefits to people and communities across Wales.

“It is vital at this time that support be provided to preserve and retain Wales’ research and innovation capacity to ensure that Wales is as well-placed as possible to recover from the social and economic impact of the pandemic.

“Welsh universities will wish to look at the detail of the announcement, in particular to understand how support will flow to Wales.”