Category Archives: Culture

Universities and higher education

Print PageTomorrow MPs are due to debate the Higher Education Bill.  It therefore seems to be a good time to make a few points about post-school education. Let me start by saying that I went to university, enjoyed three years … Continue reading

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After the referendum

Print PageOn Thursday roughly a quarter of people in the UK voted to leave the EU.  Roughly a quarter voted to stay.  A quarter who could have voted didn’t and a quarter living here were unable to vote because they … Continue reading

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Imagineering. Where is travel going?

Print PageBy the end of this year there may be the first driverless cars on our roads.  Not science fiction, but science fact.  We already have unmanned planes in our skies – drones.  How soon will these be combine to … Continue reading

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Messages from the Sikh Manifesto

Print PageOn the front of The Sikh Manifesto is a ‘wordcloud’.  Although I can’t see it stated, it seems likely that the cloud is formed from words and phrases coming from the consultation which identified the ten points in the Manifesto. … Continue reading

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