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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons on 30th January 2019.

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Photo of Toby Perkins Toby Perkins Labour, Chesterfield

I associate myself with the Prime Minister’s comments about the tragic situation in Brazil.

My son is one of thousands of young people to have their life chances transformed by their studies at Chesterfield College. Its funding, like that of further education colleges across the country, is 30% down in real terms since this Government came to power. Further education funding is in crisis. Why is the education of young people in further education colleges worth so little to the Government?