National lobby day, Wednesday 17 October
Hopefully you have already arranged your logistics for the day including travel and which events you will attend. There is a suggested agenda for the day on the website but this is flexible depending on when you have arranged to meet with your MPs and which activities you would like to get involved with. If you need to double check the details, speak with your principal and/or union representatives.
Petition now live
Brockenhurst college have created an E-petition requesting increased investment in colleges. If you sign and share on your social media and ask 10 more people to do the same, we should reach 100,000 signatures in no time. Please sign the petition here.
Early Day Motion in Parliament - ref 1686
An Early Day Motion (EDM) on better investment for colleges has just been tabled in Parliament and is being supported by a wide range of MPs from across the political spectrum. Make sure you mention this when you meet with your local MP and ask them to support it. The EDM reference number is 1686.
Social media #LoveOurColleges
Have you seen the Colleges Week video? Please share this on social media to help get the message out about the impact colleges have and why proper investment in them is important. Make sure you use the #Loveourcolleges hashtag.