The devolved Adult Education Budget ensures that every pound delivers more qualifications that employers actually want.
Posts Tagged: Sport
Councils can promote allotments, tennis courts, walkways and cycling paths. It’s about social prescribing and understanding community needs.
The right to it must be championed even when – no: especially when – remarks are made that we find reprehensible.
Radical: An open letter to Liz Truss. We urge you to see through your commitment to protect single sex spaces.
Making GRCs making GRCs available on demand would destabilise all manner of legal structures, from equal pay to sex discrimination law to criminal law.
Raghib Ali: Systemic classism, not racism. Why the main factor in health and educational inequalities is deprivation, not race.
There is now no overall ‘white privilege’ in health or education or overall ‘BAME disadvantage’. These categories are outdated and unhelpful.
Our rich cultural heritage is essential to the beating heart of this country, and must not be forgotten through Coronavirus.
“Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.”
The big picture is that Johnson is dashing for growth. We devoutly hope it works but the precedents aren’t promising.
Caroline Nokes: Spare a thought for women. Male ministers have forgotten we exist in their lockdown easing plans.
While barbers, beers and football are deemed priorities for reopening, female-dominated businesses, like nail salons, have been left in limbo.
David Davis: Scrapping the two metre rule won’t rescue sport, theatre, concerts – and large-scale live entertainment. Here’s a plan that will.
Melvin Benn, managing director of Festival Republic, explicitly links attendance at his events – most of Britain’s music festivals – with compulsory testing.
As with Brexit, the fundamentals of the Tory position are much stronger than they may seem to be.
Sunder Katwala: Race and age. To older Britons, the pace of progress seems swift. To younger ones, frustratingly slow.
The framing of “facts versus feelings” won’t work for the liberal right on race any better than it has for the liberal left on immigration.
We stand ready to act as a pilot area that would provide valuable insights for UK venues preparing for life after lockdown.
James Frayne: Nine thousand jobs lost at Rolls Royce. The damage that the virus is wreaking on provincial Britain is terrible – and will last
It’s not only a matter of highly-skilled jobs for working class people. Firms like these gives cities like Derby a sense of immense civic pride.
The Saudi financing of Newcastle United is a national disgrace. It’s time we took it seriously.
Some areas, people and businesses must be allowed to get back to normal quicker than others – however unjust that may seem.