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Skill sad to hear that founding member has died
It is with great sadness that Skill learned of the death of Ronald Sturt. Ronald was one of the founders of Skill and its first Director.....
[posted 29th January 2003]



Funding boost for Scottish institutions to improve provision for disabled students
Skill welcomes the potential extra 26 million announced by the Scottish Executive, to help further and higher education institutions to improve access for disabled students...
[posted 28th January 2003]

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'Fair enough' admissions relevant to disabled students
Skill welcomes the "Fair Enough? Wider access to university by identifying potential to succeed" report, to be launched by Margaret Hodge, Minister for Lifelong Learning and Higher Education...
[posted 28th January 2003]

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BBC highlights issues facing disabled students
BBC highlights the issues that disabled students face and Skill's role in improving opportunities for disabled students....
[21st January 2003]

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Santa Claus spotted at the Scottish Executive
Skill Scotland is delighted that Santa Claus, also known as the Scottish Executive, has made a Christmas time pledge...
[20th December 2002]

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Press release
Results for the new HEFCE disability performance indicator, developed following consultation with Skill...
[18th December 2002]

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Vice Chancellors told they must wake up to change
"Vice Chancellors cannot afford, either in terms of financial cost or reputation damage, not to take the new disability discrimination legislation seriously. As well as a lack of adequate preparation for the new law, there is widespread ignorance throughout the sector of the seriousness of disability discrimination."

[posted 4th November 2002]

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