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More than half of young people in higher education

In 1999, Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair set a 2010 target for 50 per cent of young people to go to university.  This was finally achieved in the academic year 2017/18 with, according to recent stats released by the Department of Education, 50.2...

Parliament resits amidst havoc: What next?

On Tuesday 24 September, The Supreme Court declared Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s prorogation of Parliament “unlawful”. Lady Hale declared the suspension of Parliament as “unlawful, void and of no effect”. However, an official...

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