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Tuition Fee Rise Public Opposition

Lead petitioner : Ciaran Matthew Smith

Status: New > Draft > Rejected > Accepted > Collecting signatures > Awaiting submission > Submitted > Pending owner response > Closed > Withdrawn

Status: Pending owner response

Petition

This petition calls for the council to support students by publicly opposing the Government's planned increase in tuition fees.

Background information

This petition is needed in order to put pressure on the Government to withdraw its proposals for increases in Higher Education costs which will hit students in an unprecedented manner.

Signature Count

659

Dialogue

The Council says:
This petition was presented to Council at its meeting on 7 December and was the subject of a Motion which was debated by the full Council at that meeting - as set out in the agenda for that Council meeting at www.kingston.gov.uk/council_and_democracy/committeeminutes/ . The Motion was agreed - the Minutes will be available shortly at the same link as above.