Can the Cable guy reconnect the Lib Dems with FE voters?

Vince Cable gets a stark reminder of his part in spiralling tuition fees during an appearance on Question Time

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For a former business secretary who presided over swingeing cuts to the further education budget under the coalition government, Vince Cable has undergone something of a renaissance when it comes to further education.

Dr Cable claimed to have fought off the government mandarins calling for colleges to be axed to save government funding during the era of austerity.

And during his enforced break from Parliament after losing his seat in 2015, Dr C spent time getting to know the sector more intimately as governor of Richmond Adult Community College and life fellow at City Lit. He even worked with ...

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