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History never had it so good

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Martha Rose Coll, Catholic studies Masters student

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So, what do you think of the course?

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Green shoots of recovery in Kent

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When studying just clicks

More than a million and a half people have tried the Government's e-learning service

Can I land my helicopter here?

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Eight years of hard Labour

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Leading article: Colleges deserve more

Schools, celebrities and college students will join together today in a campaign to press the Government to close the grossly unjust funding gap between school sixth forms and local sixth-form and further education colleges.

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