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Queen's Speech 2015 - image by The Independent

on 27 May 2015

Queen's Speech

NIACE has responded to Her Majesty's speech at the State Opening of Parliament. 

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NIACE & NOCN logos

on 22 May 2015

NIACE and NOCN strengthen partnership

Following on from the news in March 2014 that NIACE and NOCN were to form a strategic partnership, NIACE is delighted to announce that it is now a charitable member of NOCN.

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Literacy learners using Quick Reads

on 21 May 2015

Quick Reads continue to boost literacy learning

The latest evaluation of Quick Reads - conducted by NIACE with hundreds of literacy tutors - demonstrates how the books are changing attitudes towards reading, levels of confidence and engagement in learning.

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HRH The Princess Royal

on 20 May 2015

A Citizens' Curriculum: A new agenda for Government

The Citizens’ Curriculum taps into what motivates adults to learn.

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Iain Duncan-Smith photograph by Matt Cardy/Getty Images

on 19 May 2015

New priorities for Work and Pensions Secretary

NIACE and our strategic partner Inclusion, jointly congratulate Iain Duncan Smith on his reappointment as Secretary of State for Work and Pensions. We are committed to working closely with him to help deliver his core priorities over the course of this coming parliament.

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Cashier serving customers

on 13 May 2015

Capturing the moment on devolution

NIACE has identified five deliverable and fiscally neutral asks that cities, LEPs and Local Authorities should be building into their devolution plans, and that NIACE can help make a reality.

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BIS Secretary of State Sajid Javid - image by Daily Telegraph

on 11 May 2015

Agenda for new Secretary of State

NIACE has identified key priorities for the new Secretary of State at the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills, Sajid Javid.

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Learner studying on an Access to University course

on 30 Apr 2015

Advanced Learning Loans are "not working."

NIACE responds to the latest figures on applications for 24+ advanced learning loans.

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on 27 Apr 2015

Festival of Learning survey finds that UK is a nation of 'wannabe' chefs and musicians

In a survey to launch the Festival of Learning, we asked people what they would most love to learn.

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