Monthly Archives: December 2010

Government fiddles the figures to deceive the public over spending cuts

This week the Government told councils across the country how much funding they will get next year.  They sent out spreadsheets showing the cuts are much more savage than expected with poorer areas hit harder than wealthier areas.  The cuts … Continue reading

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Tuition fees: Lib Dems pay the price but students get the bill

The Government’s policy on higher and further education is deeply damaging, but the Tories who masterminded the policy hope to get away with it.  They have trebled tuition fees to £9000 a year not because they want to expand student … Continue reading

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