• Don't double the immigration skills charge

    Conservative manifesto pledge: Double the Immigration Skills Charge to £2,000 to reinvest in FE and skills Alex Balch argues AGAINST Barely a month after the Immigration Skills Charge (ISC) has come into effect (April 2017), the Conservative Party have said as part of their manifesto that they will double the charge from £1000 to £2000.

    16.15 Jun. 1st, 2017 | Opinion

  • Tories are right to double the immigration skills charge

    Conservative manifesto pledge: Double the Immigration Skills Charge to £2,000 to reinvest in FE and skills Steven Woolfe argues FOR I welcome the Conservative pledge to double the Immigration Skills Charge (ISC) to £2,000 per applicant. In many respects, our immigration policy has been filling in the gaps for many flaws within our education system.

    16.15 Jun. 1st, 2017 | Opinion

  • General Election 2017 | a closer look at election pledges

    When I wrote my last general election supplement in 2015, I never thought I’d be doing another over two years. But that’s the world we live in now, so here we go again. Click here to download the supplement Education is once again a key issue on the campaign trail and in these 20 pages,

    16.30 May. 25th, 2017 | Supplements