Around 50 workers and supporters took to the picket lines at the University of London today, armed with music, whistles, flags and placards as part of an ongoing campaign to win better pay and conditions for the university’s outsourced workers.
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Wednesday 05 January 2011
Thousands of people have already applied to university in the hope of securing a place before tuition fees are increased, official figures show.
Wednesday 01 July 2009
Student grants and loans will be frozen next year as a result of the recession, Higher Education Minister David Lammy announced yesterday.
Thursday 30 April 2009
Thursday 23 October 2008
Bob Burgess, the vice-chancellor of Leicester University, is to be congratulated for persevering with the idea of introducing a record of achievement for all students in the face of widespread opposition. Degree classifications on their own are a relatively poor guide for employers, especially now that so many students achieve a 2:1.
Sunday 04 May 2008
A system of monitoring the death rates among doctors' patients, which is being recommended for introduction in England, is unlikely to prevent or deter another serial killer like Harold Shipman, a study claimed yesterday.
Thursday 18 August 2005
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Thursday 25 November 2004
Tuesday 29 June 2004
Wednesday 14 April 2004
Crunch time for rowers hopeful of a place in the Great Britain Olympic team arrived on a dour, cold, Flemish waterscape here yesterday.
Friday 12 March 2004
Thursday 29 January 2004
Friday 08 August 2003
Sunday 29 June 2003
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