VIDEO: Boston College students protest against university tuition fee hikes

STUDENTS at Boston College are staging a demonstration today to protest against university tuition fee hikes and the hidden costs of further education.

It is hoped up to 300 learners will take part the protest, which is taking place nationally, throughout the day with 20 to 30 at any one time.

Organiser Josh Earl, 18, studies psychology and wants to carry on by going to university in Durham.

Click the video to see his views on the protest and pick up next week’s paper for the full story.