VIDEO: Campaigners rally support in further education cuts battle

Plymouth HeraldThe Plymouth Herald reports from the #LoveFE demonstration held in Plymouth on 27 June.

Plymouth lecturers protest against education cuts

Plymouth Herald | 25 June 2015

CAMPAIGNERS protesting against cuts to further education staged a rally and march through the city on Saturday afternoon.

Union representatives, along with lecturers, academic staff and politicians, met in the piazza at noon to hear speeches and gather signatures for their petition.

Funding for adult learning courses across the South West is to be cut by up to 24 per cent in 2015/16, with courses being axed and staff put at risk of redundancy at colleges across the region.. [full story on the Plymouth Herald website]