Emergency motion for the abolition of tuition fees;FE Focus

14th May 1999 at 01:00
* The conference voted in an emergency motion for the abolition of tuition fees and the restoration of grants, backed by Dennis Canavan, the former Labour MP elected as an Independent MSP. There would be cross-party support for the abolition of fees, Mr Canavan said, with the "ironic exception of the Labour Party".

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar, Buyagift.com, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today