Nick Boles MP served as Minister for Skills in the Departments for Education and Business, Innovation and Skills from September from 2014 until July 2016. He was responsible for the dramatic expansion in apprenticeships and the introduction of the apprenticeship levy. Before being elected as MP from Grantham and Stamford in May 2010, Nick led David Cameron’s Implementation Team. He founded Policy Exchange in 2002 and was its Director until 2007.
Nick Boles visited one of City Lit's lipreading classes in 2015 and joined us again in 2018 for the presentation of his Fellowship as well as a conversation with City Lit Principal Mark Malcomson.