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K College up for grabs after ‘failed merger’

Providers have been invited to open days to find out about taking on the business of a struggling college...

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Nick Linford
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Skills Funding Agency wants a chair

The post of Skills Funding Agency advisory board chair is up for grabs. The agency, which manages an annual...

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Nick Linford
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Colleges’ troubled merger plan goes ahead

Two Midland colleges are set to merge less than two months after Skills Minister Matthew Hancock told them to...

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Nick Linford
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Principal defiant after Ofsted grade four

Third poor inspection for City College Coventry’s Paul Taylor The principal of the latest big city college to be...

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Nick Linford
Profiles

Michele Sutton, principal, Bradford College

The world of FE is dotted with strong female role models. There’s Dame Ruth Silver, chair of the Learning...

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Nick Linford
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A big dip in funding concerns FE leaders

FE bosses have urged the government to address a growing dip in funding for 16 to 19-year-olds that could...

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Nick Linford
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Government announces vocational measure

Plans for a new Tech Bacc were announced by the government today. It will be introduced for courses beginning...

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Nick Linford
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Traineeships are ‘go’

Skills Minister chooses Manchester meeting to ‘launch’ programme The 11-month wait for an outline of the government’s plans for...

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Nick Linford