Category Archives: Media Releases

CALL FOR ENTRIES for ‘Noise Oscars’

John Connell Technology Award, sponsored by the IoA In anticipation of the prestigious 11th annual John Connell Awards – dubbed the ‘Noise Oscars’ – providers of quiet technologies are now being invited to submit applications to the Noise Abatement Society. […]

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SOUNDING BRIGHTON Innovative Sonic Experiments at Brighton & Hove’s White Night

SOUNDING BRIGHTON, supported by the European funded COST Action, is a co-commission with the Noise Abatement Society for Brighton & Hove White Night. A series of sonic artworks, produced especially for the occasion, will challenge notions of sound in public […]

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Denmark picks up the baton for night-time deliveries

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) met with a delegation including its Danish equivalent, International Transport Denmark (ITD), and representatives from the bread company Lantmännen Schulstad and the Danish Transport Authority in London this week to discuss the introduction of night-time deliveries toDenmark. […]

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Sound Annoyance – the online research study

The NAS supports an important online research study to measure sound annoyance – the way we hear it and interpret it Leading researchers investigating “sound annoyance” at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, are calling for better legislation to protect the health and lives […]

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Government Backed Trials Show Quiet Night-Time Deliveries Work

The realisation of the environmental, economic and road safety benefits of delivering goods out-of-hours has taken a significant step forward with the results of the Quiet Delivery Demonstration Scheme (QDDS) trials, announced today at the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health […]

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