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Simon Jordan's Blog - May 2015

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It has been an interesting and eventful month already and it’s only really just begun. The General Election has been a great focus for many employers and now the wait is finally over we can discuss how to move forward. So, here’s what we know so far about Apprenticeships and our new Government.   Time will tell how plans will move forward in the coming months, but it’s an exciting time for employers and Apprentices and there is plenty to look forward to. Growth in Construction sector mean...
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On Wednesday 29 April, politicians from East Lancashire joined Burnley College students for a Hustings event with a difference. Chaired by Burnley College Debate Team member A Levels student Jack Cooke and attended by candidates from the three major UK political parties, the hustings opened with each candidate outlining their respective party’s main principles for their vision of Burnley’s future. Liberal Democrat candidate Gordon Birtwistle discussed the introduction of the rail-link to Manc...
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