Articles by: Parliament Street

EVENT REVIEW – After Brexit: The Future of the City of London, Part 2

EVENT REVIEW – After Brexit: The Future of the City of London, Part 2

    By Olivia Cooper INTRODUCTION: On Tuesday 7th March 2017 Parliament Street hosted its second round table panel discussion on policy post Brexit. Again the focus was on the City post Brexit. The discussion was chaired by Olivia Cooper Consultant lawyer with DMH Stallard LLP, she was joined by the Right Honourable Peter Lilley Member of Parliament for Hitchen and […]

by · 25th March 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
BRIEFING PAPER – Electoral Volatility in the Dutch Election

BRIEFING PAPER – Electoral Volatility in the Dutch Election

In the aftermath of last week’s significant Dutch elections; Parliament Street’s Director of British and European Politics, James Downes, has produced this timely briefing paper which summarises the key takeaways from that election. Dutch Election Briefing Paper

by · 21st March 2017 · Research
Elizabeth Anderson – Research Secretary

Elizabeth Anderson – Research Secretary

Elizabeth Anderson joined Parliament Street in 2013. She works for a prestigious charity in central London, and volunteers for charities around her interests, including a charity that supports girls to access education in Africa, the Forever Hounds Trust, and the UK Chagos Support Association.  She led campaigns for Vote Leave in South East London for the 2016 Referendum.  She is […]

by · 21st March 2017 · Research council
Georgia Kirke – Director of Enterprise

Georgia Kirke – Director of Enterprise

Georgia Kirke joined Parliament Street in 2016. She is an entrepreneur, author and speaker with a passion for helping successful business leaders communicate their ‘why’ and share their values, personality and unique capabilities, as well as their business processes. Georgia founded Write Business Results Ltd, a revolutionary business book company created specifically for successful entrepreneurs. Her book,”The Entrepreneur’s Guide To Book Marketing […]

by · 21st March 2017 · Research council
Parliament Street speaks to Dylan Jones

Parliament Street speaks to Dylan Jones

Parliament Street’s Patrick Sullivan and Sofia Geraghty sat down for a wide-ranging interview with Dylan Jones, editor-in-chief of GQ Style, British GQ and GQ.co.uk.

by · 20th March 2017 · Podcast, News
A Study in Unionism

A Study in Unionism

By Will Burstow One a plucky daughter of a Borders mill manager, the other a dour daughter of Fermanagh. There’s a wealth of difference between the personalities of Arlene Foster, leader of the DUP in Northern Ireland and Ruth Davidson, leader of the Scottish Conservatives – and in their unionism. One is undoubtedly strong on the Union -a former TA […]

by · 16th March 2017 · Blog
The Future Of UK Enterprise: What Phillip Hammond’s Tax Changes Mean For You

The Future Of UK Enterprise: What Phillip Hammond’s Tax Changes Mean For You

    By Georgia Kirke “A shopkeeper was dismayed when a brand new business, much like his own, opened up next door and erected a huge sign which read ‘BEST QUALITY’. He was horrified when another competitor opened up next door on the other side, and announced its arrival with an even larger sign, reading ‘LOWEST PRICES’. The shopkeeper panicked, […]

by · 9th March 2017 · Economy & Tax, Blog
Why More Women Should Consider a Career at the Commercial Bar

Why More Women Should Consider a Career at the Commercial Bar

Christianah Babajide is a second-year law student at The City Law School. She runs a law blog called Lawcommonroom. You can connect with her via LinkedIn. She attended Atkin Chambers Women in Law event, and gives us her views below: The Bar Council  research shows that 57% of mothers at the Bar are primary carers, compared with only 4% of fathers […]

by · 7th March 2017 · Women of Influence
OPINION: It is time for Labour to embrace the “white heat of the technological revolution” once more

OPINION: It is time for Labour to embrace the “white heat of the technological revolution” once more

By Christopher Herman Brexit, however hard, must bring Labour a white heat moment if it is to reunite with working people. Over half a century ago, in Scarborough of all places, Harold Wilson set out a vision of how a Labour Government would fix the problem which was the declining economy. Wilson saw that if the British economy was going […]

by · 5th March 2017 · Labour Party
Christopher Herman – Head of Marketing

Christopher Herman – Head of Marketing

Christopher Herman joined Parliament Street in 2017, helping to further expand the ideological reach of the organisation. Whilst studying he campaigned and worked for Ian Austin MP. Christopher, as a Labour activist, participated in the Yvette Cooper for Labour Leader and the Vote Gerard Coyne campaigns. Christopher recently graduated from the University of Wolverhampton with a BA (Hons) in Politics […]

by · 5th March 2017 · Executive