HER Bill goes to House of Lords

As the Higher Education and Research Bill reaches the House of Lords, GuildHE is continuing its lobbying. Our briefing for Lords can be found here. GuildHE welcomes the Higher Education and Research Bill. New primary legislation has been essential since the fee...
Higher Education and Research Bill

Higher Education and Research Bill

The Higher Education and Research Bill passed its Second Reading in the House of Commons, 19th July, by 294 votes to 258. The vote was preceded by five and a half hours of debate. Concerns about Brexit infused many of the speeches from Opposition members, with a...
Reasons to be cheerful?

Reasons to be cheerful?

Three cheers for Jo Johnson and BIS. Well, let’s say two and a half for now. While I have concerns about some of the details, I’d argue that the White Paper and Technical Consultation and the introduction of a Higher Education and Research Bill provide some reasons to...