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      Tuesday 10, March 2015

      WATCH: More women needed in SET sector

      WITH International Women's Day happening on Sunday, it has highlighted the need for more women to be involved in certain industries dominated by men.  

      One of those is the field of Science, Engineering and Technology which has less than 20% of a female workforce globally.  

      At the University of Salford, the SET academic department has 100 members of staff but only in 10 of those are female.  

      Quays News reporter Siobhan Maguire finds out if there are any signs that the gender balance is set to change in this industry.

      By Siobhan Maguire