University Tuition Fees
There have been votes in Parliament on tuition fees applicable to UK undergraduate students at universities in England. Subjects of specific votes have been on the subjects of introducing fees, increasing to fees, and capping fees.
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick consistently voted against university tuition fees
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On 25 May 2016:
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick voted to oppose good or outstanding schools being forced to become an academy and to oppose further increases in university tuition fees.
On 11 Sep 2012:
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick voted to reduce tuition fees to £6,000, funded by reversing the corporation tax cut for banks and requiring graduates earning over £65,000 a year to pay higher interest rates on their student loans.
On 9 Dec 2010:
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick voted against raising the UK's undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year.
On 9 Dec 2010:
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick voted against raising the tuition fee cap to £6,000 per year for courses for which there are no plans in place to promote access and student finance information.
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