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Students without reliable internet 'disadvantaged' by lockdowns

MSU says online learning could 'ruin months of work'

A lack of access to a reliable internet connection could 'ruin months of work' from students unable to return to university.

That's from the founder of the Manx Students' Union as lockdowns both here and across means those in higher education are facing further online learning.

More than 900 Manx residents attend institutions off Island.

Cat Woolley, who is also a student at the University of York, says it puts those without a high speed internet connection on the back foot: