Neither route is necessarily the one other providers should follow. But we all should ensure our commercial activites are there for the right reason. And that has to be to provide our students with the very best training and education we can provide. They deserve no less.
Sadly many providers close over the summer period and, whilst i agee that staff need a break, I’m not convinced college restaurants should close over the summer.
You can read more about my views in my latest FE News article entitled ……..Why Some College Restaurants Need to Close