Well said beastrabban as usual. Right on the money. I received one of the last Community Care Grants before they shut it down. I was one of the lucky ones.
When Nick Clegg was negotiating with the two main parties after the hung election he could, if he had really cared, insisted on scrapping tuition fees before entering a coalition agreement. At the very least he could have argued for fees to be reduced, or even frozen over the course of the Parliament.
But instead he threw away the educational chances of a generation in favour of a stupid referendum on what wasn’t even Proportional Representation when it came to the vote. And he lost. Because he is a dick. Remember that if you have recently graduated with a huge debt. Every time you make a payment remember you are in debt because Nick Clegg is a dick.
Now he wants young people sucked even further into debt by luring them into taking out huge loans to pay for a deposit on a tenancy agreement. Deposits that will be far…
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