Education – Open letter to Michael Gove

Dear Mr Gove, I am writing from West Berkshire, where we have a problem in our education system which I am hoping you, as Secretary of State for Education, can help explain. West Berkshire recently ranked one of the best places to live in the UK (top 20% places to live). It is the kind of … Continue reading Education – Open letter to Michael Gove

Speech: 3% for Science

Brief summary of Judith Bunting's speech to conference, September 2012   I am here to support Julian Huppert's campaign to ring fence the science budget and for a 3% above inflation increase for the next 15 years. That this proposed increase seems large, goes to show how low research funding in the UK is right now. It … Continue reading Speech: 3% for Science