Please sign the petition calling on the government to “to urgently increase college funding to sustainable levels, including immediate parity with recently announced increases to schools funding”.

It has currently been signed by over 24,000 people. Once a petition has received 10,000 signature it is guaranteed a response by Government and if it can gain 100,000 signature it will be considered for discussion in Parliament.

So if you haven’t already done so please follow this link https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/229744 and sign up.

Better still ask your colleagues and students to sign as well. You can access an interactive map which shows you the level of support in your area.

Let’s hope we can reach that 100,000 target.