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Education Funding ( 4 Jun 2019)

Caroline Lucas: ...forms, too, are in a difficult position, with huge funding pressures. I have two fantastic sixth-form colleges in my constituency: BHASVIC, the Brighton, Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College; and Varndean College. Funding for 16 to 18-year-olds has also been savagely cut: according to research by London Economics, in real terms, sixth-form colleges received about £1,300 less per student in...

Technical and Further Education Bill: Sixth-form Education: International Comparisons ( 9 Jan 2017)

Caroline Lucas: look at this funding issue? Will the Government look at how much funding is required for the rounded curriculum that sixth-form colleges want to deliver? Colleges in my constituency, such as Varndean College and Brighton, Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College, are desperate to deliver it but are being undermined by the lack of funding, which the Minister still has not really addressed.

Technical and Further Education Bill (14 Nov 2016)

Peter Kyle: ..., which aimed to ensure that all FE colleges within a certain area were on a solid financial footing. In Brighton and Hove, we are lucky to have three excellent colleges: BHASVIC, City College and Varndean College. Our area review, covering Sussex, started last year, but despite an expectation that the final report would be published some months ago, it still has not seen the light of day....

Written Answers — Department for Education: Further Education: Sussex ( 4 May 2016)

Nicholas Boles: ..., Brighton and Hove; Northbrook College, Sussex; Plumpton College; Sussex Coast College; Sussex Downs College; Worthing College; Bexhill College; Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College; and Varndean College. The local steering groups overseeing each area review hold regular meetings and do not intend to publish interim findings of any area review. The Department is committed to...

[Hywel Williams in the Chair] — Education Funding for 18-year-olds (28 Jan 2014)

Caroline Lucas: ...facing the VAT problem, in that they have to pay VAT whereas other schools do not? In a sense, it is a really unlevel playing field. Colleges such as Brighton, Hove and Sussex sixth-form college and Varndean college in my constituency simply cannot understand why there are double standards, particularly when we add in the fact that academies are being set up and getting funded for...

Written Answers — Home Department: Entry Clearances: Overseas Students (19 Jun 2012)

Damian Green: ...College Plumpton College Reid Kerr College Sandwell College South Birmingham College South Nottingham College South Tyneside College Southern Regional College St Vincent College Stow College Varndean College Worcester Sixth Form College 49 private providers have lost UK Border Agency highly trusted sponsor status since September 2010. These are: A+ English Ltd Abacus College Access College...

Written Answers — Innovation, Universities and Skills: Education: Coastal Areas ( 2 Mar 2009)

Siôn Simon: ...seaside towns 2007-08 College Funding (£) Bexhill College 358,000 Blackpool and the Fylde College 6,250,000 Blackpool Sixth Form 2,680,000 City College Brighton 6,260,000 Varndean College 651,000 Sussex Downs College 6,990,000 South Kent College 5,280,000 Great Yarmouth College 2,320,000 Lowestoft College 2,870,000 East Norfolk Sixth Form...

Further Education (14 May 2003)

David Lepper: ...journalist with a national magazine, received his initial training in journalism at City College Brighton and Hove. My daughter, having spent eight years as a poorly paid nursery nurse, went to Varndean college—a sixth-form college—to take an access course that gave her the opportunity to go to university. Such a debt of gratitude to our FE institutions is probably shared by families...

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