Articles by: Parliament Street

Parliament Street in City A.M.

Parliament Street in City A.M.

Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services Tim Focas has written a new opinion piece published by City A.M. which calls for City pragmatism to override political posturing in Brexit trade talks. The article can be read here.

by · 20th August 2020 · Press Room
Can the Boris government really avoid Austerity the sequel?

Can the Boris government really avoid Austerity the sequel?

Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services Tim Focas has written a new opinion piece published by City A.M. asking whether Boris Johnson’s government can avoid a post-Coronavirus return to austerity. Read the article here. Or alternatively you can read the text below:- There is still a widespread view that austerity at the start of the last decade was somehow a […]

by · 8th June 2020 · Press Room, Blog
BRIEFING NOTE – Home Education

BRIEFING NOTE – Home Education

Parliament Street’s Head of External Affairs, Elizabeth Anderson has written a briefing note to assist parents with educating their children during the lockdown. Elizabeth draws upon her own personal experience being Home Schooled.

by · 28th April 2020 · Research
BRIEFING NOTE – Time for a China Rethink

BRIEFING NOTE – Time for a China Rethink

In a new briefing note for Parliament Street, Jack Rydeheard argues that post-pandemic Britain must fundamentally change its stance on China.

by · 28th April 2020 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Flood Forests

NEW RESEARCH – Flood Forests

While scientists and policymakers around the world are rightfully focused on the coronavirus, this new research paper started before the crisis, reminds us that other policy problems will still need solutions when normal life returns. In this research paper, our Director of Policy, Dr. Peter Hill urges the planting of new forests to reduce the incidents of winter flooding in […]

by · 8th April 2020 · Research
BRIEFING NOTE: Minding the Pandemic – The Second Week

BRIEFING NOTE: Minding the Pandemic – The Second Week

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman reflects on his personal experience of the second week of the lockdown and the subsequent impact on his mental health. He is writing a briefing note on this for each week of the lockdown.

by · 8th April 2020 · Research
Get Well Soon Boris!

Get Well Soon Boris!

The thoughts and prayers of everyone at Parliament Street are with Boris Johnson and his family tonight. The entire nation is praying that the Prime Minister makes a speedy recovery and is soon back and buoyant in 10 Downing Street. #GetWellBoris #PrayForBoris

by · 6th April 2020 · frontpage
NEW RESEARCH: Covid-19 and the Isolation Nation

NEW RESEARCH: Covid-19 and the Isolation Nation

Our new report examines the challenges facing UK businesses during the Covid-19 crisis.

by · 1st April 2020 · Research
BRIEFING NOTE – Minding the Pandemic: The First Week

BRIEFING NOTE – Minding the Pandemic: The First Week

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman reflects on his personal experience of the first week of the lockdown and the subsequent impact on his mental health. He will be doing this for each week during the lockdown.

by · 31st March 2020 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – STATE OF EMERGENCY

NEW RESEARCH – STATE OF EMERGENCY

In this important paper Parliament Street Chief Executive, Patrick Sullivan proposes a range of sensible measures to create stability while we fight this Coronavirus Pandemic.     This paper highlights how technology could be used to ensure the continuation of democracy, and to keep people in touch with outside world while in isolation.  This paper is required reading for all policy […]

by · 16th March 2020 · Research