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Figures released by the Government show 68% of students from Tower Hamlets are going to university.

It puts the local authority joint seventh in the nationwide list, topped by fellow London regions Brent, Harrow, Merton, Redbridge and Ealing.


"If you were going to build a university you would want it to look like this, at this place and at this time," claimed a proud John Joughin, the new vice chancellor who will lead the University of East London (UEL) through the next chapter of its history.

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MP Jim Fitzpatrick has criticised the Government's handling of higher education - with increases in tuition fees persuading many not to apply.

A year after the Government said the changes, including cuts to student places, would have no impact, overall applications to university have fallen 15%.

batman1.JPGThe Dark Knight put in a fleeting appearance at the University of Greenwich today (July 14) as cast and crew filmed scenes for the latest Batman movie.

Actors Christian Bale and Michael Caine were spotted on the set of The Dark Knight Rises by a number of visitors to the University's grounds.