Caring for an Ageing Population

Posted by Events on April 4th, 2016

Community Builders

Posted by Events on December 10th, 2015

Good Growth Cities Index

Posted by Events on November 5th, 2015

Community Chest

Posted by Events on October 13th, 2015

The Year in Ideas: Pre-Distribution

On any measure it has been a big political year, from David Cameron’s surprise majority to Jeremy Corbyn’s remarkable insurgency. But what…

Posted by Events on December 9th, 2015

Something for Something

Posted by Events on June 3rd, 2013

The Silent Third Partner on Apprenticeships

Last week, the Chief Inspector of schools delivered what he called a ‘shot across the bow’ of the Government over apprenticeships. There…

Posted by Events on October 29th, 2015

Clegg’s Eurovision

The EU isn’t perfect, said Nick Clegg at a Demos fringe event last night, and pro-Europeans shouldn’t pretend that it is….

Posted by Events on September 22nd, 2015

Fit for Purpose

The key focus of Iain Duncan Smith’s speech yesterday addressed sickness benefits, and how Government judges if people are fit for work. There…

Posted by Events on August 25th, 2015

Contours of a new Conservatism

With media attention so focused on the Labour leadership race, something interesting is happening to Conservative politics at the moment. I think…

Posted by Events on August 11th, 2015

Everyone’s Business

Posted by Events on November 15th, 2012

Demos Responds to the Summer Budget

The Chancellor’s Summer Budget was billed as bold and delivered on the promise. It marks a clear break with the Coalition…

Posted by Events on July 8th, 2015

The Terms of Trade

Sunday trading – set to feature in today’s Budget – is one of those political issues that can leave you between…

Posted by Events on July 8th, 2015

The dilemmas of decentralisation

Yesterday was the final day of the Independent Living Fund (ILF). This money, which has been distributed by central Government to…

Posted by Events on July 2nd, 2015

Squaring the Circle

There are no good elections to lose – but some are better than others to win. Yesterday demonstrated both sides of the…

Posted by Events on June 11th, 2015

The Tory To-Do List

If last week’s election results were a victory for small ‘c’ conservatism, so too was David Cameron’s first reshuffle of the…

Posted by Events on May 12th, 2015

Power Failure

In a period dominated by big ‘P’ politics, there has been an important – and concerning – change to recent policy-making: the…

Posted by Events on April 23rd, 2015

On the Table

Foodbanks are in the news today, not for the first time in the election campaign. Food poverty has become a litmus test…

Posted by Events on April 22nd, 2015

Cameron Takes Tories Back to the Future

Yesterday’s big launch went well, with 1.6 million viewers excitedly tuning in to watch on television. But enough about Game of Thrones…

Posted by Events on April 14th, 2015

Not Quite New, Not Quite Blue

Much has been made of the similarity in language between Labour’s Manifesto today and Hilary Clinton’s campaign launch last night – but there is…

Posted by Events on April 13th, 2015