Interesting Fact # 1242 - Education

According to experts at the Higher Education Policy Institute, British children born in August are less likely to go to university.

(Just 28 per cent of August-born children went to university during the six years of the study compared with 32 per cent of those born in September. It might be true, but I was born in September and I didn't go to uni after I left school, although I did get there eventually.)