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Mystery surrounds second delay to Havering College merger plans

A cash-strapped college’s future has been thrown into doubt after a merger it was depending on to sort out...

Jessica Fino
Jessica Fino
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University takeover of struggling college delayed, again

A cash-strapped London college’s on-off planned merger with a university has been delayed yet again. Lambeth College is now...

Jude Burke
Jude Burke
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College that needed huge bailouts set to merge

A college that has received millions of pounds in government bailouts has announced plans to merge. Accrington and Rossendale...

Jude Burke
Jude Burke
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Merger bulletin: the colleges in need of a partner

The area reviews of post-16 education and training ended last March. They were designed to establish “fewer, often larger,...

Jude Burke
Jude Burke
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Bolton pilots new college-university merger model

A college is joining a university using an “innovative” new merger model that’s acting as a pilot for future...

Jude Burke
Jude Burke
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Grenfell community rage over college sell-off

Leaders of a college that sold its main campus to make way for housing ahead of a planned merger...

Nick Linford
Nick Linford
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Merger of two London colleges agreed

Two London colleges have finally agreed to merge, more than 18 months after the link between them was first...

Alix Robertson
Alix Robertson
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Long-distance merger cleared despite council concerns

A controversial long-distance merger has been signed off by college governors, despite grave concerns from a London borough council....

Jude Burke
Jude Burke
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Governors back first sixth form college merger with multi-academy trust

Governors from the Sixth Form College Solihull have voted to press ahead with plans to join forces with a...

Paul Offord
Paul Offord