Schools, universities and organisations in the Lothians could lose millions in funding as a result of Brexit.

Erasmus+ is one of the most important EU programmes for young people and education institutions, promoting international co-operation and collaboration.

It’s one of the best examples of how neighbouring counties can work together for the benefit of the next generation.

New figures show how primary and secondary school pupils across Edinburgh have benefited, as well as our world-class universities and voluntary organisations.

It’s deeply distressing that this extraordinary programme is now at risk because of Brexit, particularly if we crash out without a deal. Edinburgh is likely to be among the cities hardest hit if that happens.

A majority of people across Scotland and the UK want a people’s vote on Brexit, and it’s time for Theresa May to listen.

Is your local school affected? Click on the link below for the full details.

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