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Jul 1

Let doctors use drugs to help terminally ill patients die, says health expert

In The Telegraph, Claudia Wood discusses the call for a change in the law so that doctors caring for people who are dying can end thier suffering.

Jun 22

Increase in number of mothers working on self-employed or freelance terms

The Guardian reports on new Demos research that parents are increasingly choosing money and flexibility over the security of traditional jobs. 

Jun 17

Learning gap widest between rich and poor white girls

Ally Paget comments in The Times about 'learning gap widest between rich and poor white girls'.

Jun 17

Is this Generation right?

BBC News cites Demos 's Generation Strains report that people are widely presumed to get more right-wing as they get older.

Jun 16

Payments need a lighter touch

Demos Finance warns, competition and innovation in bank payments risks being undermined if the system's new regulator is too heavy handed in City AM. 

Jun 8

GPs 'must offer more cervical cancer tests'

Sunday Times covers Demos 's report calling for GPs to offer more cervical cancer tests.

Jun 8

GPs should 'offer on the-spot smear tests'

Jo Salter talks to Sky News about Demos's new report on cervical cancer. 

May 20

Why there is a need for volunteering qualifications

Demos' Ian Wybron, writing in the Guardian, suggests that charitable organisations and employers need to work together on accreditation schemes that recognise the skills employees gain by volunteering

May 15

Women troll each other online

The Daily Mail picks up on Demos research suggesting that women are increasingly likely to use the same misogynistic terms on Twitter that are used against them.

May 10

Women as likely as men to tweet misogynist abuse

Analysis by the Centre for Analysis of Social Media (CASM) at Demos reveals that women use misogynistic terms on Twitter almost as often as men, reports the Independent.

Dec 7

Demos: alcohol policy should focus on parenting, not pricing

The Government’s attempts to curb the UK’s hazardous drinking culture would be more effective if they focused on encouraging better parenting, particularly among parents misusing alcohol, say experts at the think tank Demos.

Dec 3

Parents ‘in the dark’ as child nutrition advice isn’t getting through

Child nutrition advice should be displayed on supermarket shelves and online parenting forums to make it more accessible to parents, according to a Demos report.

Nov 27

Demos launches pioneering new model for measuring poverty

Think-tank Demos has launched a pioneering new model for measuring poverty that could transform local social service provision and help thousands of families escape poverty.

Nov 14

Britain’s budding entrepreneurs say “It’s not the economy, stupid”

Entrepreneurs are optimistic and determined but defy stereotypes about their motives, characteristics and attitudes, finds new research from Demos.

Oct 19

Demos: 24,000 Scottish families face severe disadvantage

A new report by the think-tank Demos reveals the full extent of the hardship experienced across Scotland, estimating that 24,000 families face severe disadvantage.

Oct 1

Majority support government control of how people spend benefit payments

New polling released by the think tank Demos shows the majority of people believe the government should start controlling how welfare recipients spend their money.

Sep 21
Jul 12

Private sector must step in to tackle crisis in loneliness among older people

Ageing Sociably argues that businesses must do its bit to tackle the crisis in loneliness among older people.

Jun 26

Housing providers should bid for reablement contracts

Clinical commissioners should look again both at how reablement services are delivered – and who delivers them – as they take responsibility for these schemes from local authorities, says a new report by Demos.

May 27

Demos: Social housing should provide universal preventative support

Early warning systems would save government and housing providers money.