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Students React to Labour’s Miliband’s Vows to Cap University Tuition Fees

Labour leader, Ed Miliband, has said they would cap university tuition fees in England at £6,000 per year from 2016 if they win in May. He also promised to increase the non-repayable maintenance grants by £400 per year to help with increasing living costs. There is however still the issue that said grants are only available to students from families who earn below £42,000, leading to concerns that those from middle-income families do not have access to sufficient loans.

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