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Neil O'Brien: Rebalancing higher and technical eduation. The universities should reform themselves. Or have reform forced on them

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Neil O'Brien is MP for Harborough. Before coronavirus, universities were tottering on the edge of change. Evidence had emerged that a large proportion of degrees aren't a good...
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The Guardian view on arts and the pandemic: support needed now | Editorial

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The Southbank Centre in London is the latest institution to warn of disaster. It is time for decisive government action A vocal minority in the UK say the arts are parasites on...
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Esther McVey: How Zoom culture has brought wave of vanity to Britain

Esther McVey: How Zoom culture has brought wave of vanity to Britain

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

THE ZOOM video conferencing culture of lockdown has brought a new wave of vanity to Britain, beauty industry experts have revealed.
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Music venues are where British culture is born. It's Britain's duty to keep them alive | Tony Naylor

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

It's in no one's interest for a billion-pound industry to fail - so why does the new culture taskforce hit all the wrong notes? If British music has a soul, it resides in small...
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Iain Dale: The arrogance of Cummings, the failures of the Guardian - and why we all need to keep a sense of proportion

4 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio and the For the Many podcast with Jacqui Smith. Everyone has an opinion on Dominic Cummings. And each one of all those opinions...
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Ben Obese-Jecty: Has the Coronavirus crisis now set the conditions for the Big Society?

5 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Ben Obese-Jecty is the Deputy Chairman for Hornsey and Wood Green Conservative Association and stood as the candidate for Hackney North and Stoke Newington in the 2019 General...
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Recovering Edinburgh's cultural spaces during a global pandemic

6 days ago   |   Social & Political Science

University of Edinburgh researchers are leading a project to tackle the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the city's culture sector, creating new cultural events throughout...
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Coronavirus: Plans for 'street cafe culture' gain momentum

10 days ago   |   Herald Scotland

By Alistair Grant
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Nat Wei: How the internet could have been used to protect lives and livelihoods during this crisis. And how we can do better

12 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Lord Wei is a Conservative member of the House of Lords. He is a co-founder of Teach First, a social entrepreneur, and a former government adviser. Dominic Cummings famously...
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Jewish Labour Movement 'encouraged' by Starmer talks

14 days ago   |   BBC

Labour's new leader must change its culture as well as its procedures, the Jewish Labour Movement says.
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Deluded! Barnier boasts no deal Brexit would harm Britain more than EU in...

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