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Ipswich Twining with Wenzhou takes another step forward

20 Oct 2015 12:00PM

An official delegation of Yongjia County from the borough of Wen Zhou City visited Ipswich, coinciding with the Chinese Premiers visit to the UK Director of International at UCS, Stuart Bannerman, and International Recruitment Manager, Sabrina Deng, joined the Deputy Mayor of Ipswich, Councillor Bill Quinton at a Welcome Reception on Monday, 19October 2015 in the Lower Tudor Room at Christchurch Mansion, Christchurch Park, Ipswich.

Ipswich is exploring a twinning arrangement with the Chinese City of Wenzhou and this was the second delegation in the last year. Stuart Bannerman said The higher education link is an important part of any future arrangements and once UCS achieves independence formal links can be established with universities in the City.