Articles by: Parliament Street

Labour 2018

Labour 2018

Dom Sayer – Chairman of our Labour NOW! policy group writes about why Labour must unite , to bring the battle to the Tories over the coming months In the fast moving world of current politics, especially in the last few weeks, by the time I have written this piece I fear that it will already be out of date […]

by · 2nd April 2018 · Blog
BRIEFING PAPER – 2018 Italian Election

BRIEFING PAPER – 2018 Italian Election

Dr. James Downes (Director, British and European Politics, Parliament Street) and Ms. Vanisa Wai (Research Assistant, University of Hong Kong) provide us with  a briefing paper into the 2018 Italian elections, showing that Europe remains electorally volatile. Italian-Election_PS-Report

by · 12th March 2018 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – Human Rights and the Norfolk Island

BRIEFING PAPER – Human Rights and the Norfolk Island

Ben Brickley (Head of Membership, Parliament Street) recently met with a delegation from the Norfolk Island to discuss the recent proceedings between the Island and Australia. Read his briefing paper here: The Norfolk Island

by · 7th March 2018 · Research
NEW RESEARCH -The Exclusion of Mothers from the Workplace

NEW RESEARCH -The Exclusion of Mothers from the Workplace

In a new research paper, Parliament Street’s Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill, argues that the current high costs and poor provision of childcare including wraparound care leads to the exclusion of mothers from the workplace, and is a contributing factor to the gender pay gap. In this paper he presents a range of possible solutions including flexible working, financial support for, […]

by · 6th March 2018 · Research
Tim Focas discusses the Financial Markets in the Daily Express

Tim Focas discusses the Financial Markets in the Daily Express

Monday 29th January 2018 Today, Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services and the City of London gave an exclusive interview to the Daily Express about the state of the financial markets. You can read the original article here Or alternatively, read it below: “Brexit is not a disaster’ UK business take advantage of pound’s rise THE POUND’S return to above […]

by · 29th January 2018 · Press Room
Parliament Street in The Sun

Parliament Street in The Sun

Saturday 20th January Today, The Sun reported on research done by Parliament Street into social media misuse by the police.

by · 27th January 2018 · Press Room
Why does TFL discriminate against Disabled Commuters?

Why does TFL discriminate against Disabled Commuters?

Cllr. Richard Harris wonders why TfL has not done more to make its services disability friendly. I have been in an active role in politics now for the best part of nine years. This means commuting from Derbyshire to the capital for meetings at CCHQ and the occasional Parliamentary briefing. I am therefore fairly accustomed to travelling by train and […]

by · 27th January 2018 · Disabilities, Tory Thought
Tim Focas speaks exclusively to Express.co.uk

Tim Focas speaks exclusively to Express.co.uk

Wednesday 24th January 2018 Today, Express.co.uk exclusively interviewed Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services an the City of London, Tim Focas. Mr. Focas was giving the reasons behind sterling climb in the financial markets, during the Davos summit. The full article can be read here Or alternatively you can read the relevant extract from the interview below: ” Speaking exclusively […]

by · 24th January 2018 · Press Room
Gorkana.com interviews Steven George-Hilley

Gorkana.com interviews Steven George-Hilley

Wednesday 24th January 2018 Today, our Director of Technology, Steven George-Hilley was interviewed by Gorkana.com, about his new agency Centropy PR. In the interview, Steven kindly credits Parliament Street for developing his policy expertise. We always love to hear of our members getting a high return on involvement, it is one of our key objectives. The full interview can be […]

by · 24th January 2018 · Press Room
Tim Focas writes for FTSE Global Markets

Tim Focas writes for FTSE Global Markets

Monday 22nd January Today, our Director of Financial Services and the City of London, Tim Focas, wrote an opinion editorial for FTSE Global Markets. In the editorial, Mr. Focas argues that London’s fintech investment boom will be boosted by Brexit, not hindered by it.   You can read the original article either here or below: ” London’s fintech investment boom […]

by · 22nd January 2018 · Press Room, Blog