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A Sporting Chance: the legacies of mega-events for post-industrial British cities

April 24, 2012

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I’ll be contributing to this event at the end of May….   A Sporting Chance: the legacies of mega-events for post-industrial British cities  23rd and 24th May 2012 Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change (CRESC), University of Manchester Comparing the city of Manchester, ten years after it hosted the Commonwealth Games, with London – host […]

Further Education and Local Economic Development

April 4, 2012

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This is a presentation that I gave last week at the annual Teaching and Learning Conference at Thanet College in Kent, UK. In my talk, I explored some of the language currently being used by the Government and by OFSTED when they make links between further education and local economic development.  As with much current policy […]