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Higher Education and Research Bill - Committee (6th Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 8:30 pm on 25th January 2017.

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Photo of Lord Judd Lord Judd Labour 8:30 pm, 25th January 2017

My Lords, in at least one of the universities in which I am involved, I know of a specific example where a very able and impressive member of staff was offered, and encouraged to take, a promotion in the department but turned it down because he and his family had come to the conclusion that the UK was not a place where they saw their future.