FE's pooper-scooper visits a college that's super duper

For once, Richard Atkins has a more pleasant task to carry out – by congratulating Ealing, Hammersmith and West London’s College for its remarkable turnaround

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It’s the moment that strikes fear into the heart of every principal: the arrival of the FE commissioner in the college reception. Even though it’s hard to think of a more amiable hitman than the current post-holder, Richard Atkins, the fact that the commissioner has been parachuted in to sort out an institution is a surefire sign that the faeces has not only struck the fan, but been shredded into a thousand tiny pieces, which have been flung in all directions.

Unusually, however, the commissioner this week had a more pleasant duty to carry out: he was due to pay a visit to the transformed ...

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