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What students would like universities to spend less money on, national study.

Courtesy of Raconteur Magazine.

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CPRE letter to UKC regarding air pollution caused by traffic

The following letter was written by the Campaign to Protect Rural England to The University of Kent. Dear Sirs, Canterbury has a serious air pollution problem caused by vehicles.   Statutory limits are very often exceeded for long periods.   This causes … Continue reading

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Canterbury City Council Higher Ed. feedback request

An email received from the city council, followed below by their executive summary of higher education’s effects on Canterbury: Dear Colleague You are invited to take part in a consultation regarding the impact of Higher and Further Education on the Canterbury … Continue reading

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Local Councillor KM response to UKC plan

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Eastbridge hospital Covenants recalled

Firstly I am so grateful that the campaign group “University Challenged”  has been  formed and that  they  are challenging the  plan re the  proposed University of Kent Campus development. This plan seeks to undertake by far the biggest development ever … Continue reading

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Early Wins for Uni at Blean

This document has been produced by us as a family in response to the Master Plan proposed by the University of Kent. We would like to query the assumption that the University’s expansion should be at the expense of Blean’s … Continue reading

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Green campus at expense of green fields

Consultation: The Masterplan – Next Steps states ‘…this work is a vision aimed at inspiring and gathering stakeholders around a clear project’. The University state on their website that they are ‘committed to maintaining and developing the good relations we … Continue reading

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City’s character before profit

Dear University Challenged, I would like to oppose the enlargement of the university as the roads are not sufficient to accommodate all of the proposed traffic. Also, the building would mean there would be little green land between Tyler Hill … Continue reading

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Uni Creative Arts & Girne American Uni

It seems to me that other providers of higher education Canterbury has been missed off this discussion.  What about The University of the Creative Arts – Canterbury campus?  Then there is higher education provision at Canterbury College and the Girne … Continue reading

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Canterbury only caters for students

I have been living in Canterbury since 2005 but I was born here and my family moved to Henley-on-Thames when I was 5. So I have come full circle. My mother moved back down here 10 years before then. She … Continue reading

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