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The ever-accomodating Mr Cable

A-Level students of a sensitive disposition would be well advised to avoid this week’s headlines. The Browne review’s recommendation that the cap on tuition fees be lifted will, we are told, open the way to five figure fees for top UK universities. While the coalition is unlikely to fully adopt Lord Browne’s recommendations, it is almost certain that tuition fees will be raised substantially, burdening students with high levels of debt. And given Vince Cable’s support of the review’s recommendations, David…

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