Articles by: Parliament Street

UPCOMING EVENT – Compassion at Christmastime: A Home for Everyone

UPCOMING EVENT – Compassion at Christmastime: A Home for Everyone

Through these cold winter months and in the run-up to Christmas, where many are caught up in jovial festivities, we feel that it is important to take a step back and consider how best we can address the plight of the homeless, and how a compassionate, caring approach to those who are less fortunate is much needed. Please join Parliament […]

by · 5th December 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Claire Nelson – Promotions Director

Claire Nelson – Promotions Director

Claire Nelson joined Parliament Street in 2017. She graduated from the University of York in 2015 with a BA in English Literature and History. Claire speaks Spanish and some Italian after spending time abroad in Italy, Spain and South America, where she volunteered in a children’s home. She is also a TEFL qualified teacher having taught abroad in Chile, China, […]

by · 28th November 2017 · Management Bureau
New Research – Beyond the Far Right?

New Research – Beyond the Far Right?

Dr James F. Downes and Dr. Matthew Loveless have written a new paper for Parliament Street showing that centre right parties have actually (on the whole) outperformed far right parties on the immigration issue across 21st century. Read the paper below: Parliament Street – Beyond the Far Right

by · 22nd November 2017 · Research
Joachim Sabbat – Operations Director

Joachim Sabbat – Operations Director

Joachim Sabbat joined Parliament Street in 2017. He works for an investment banking boutique in Mayfair, specialising in life sciences, where he is responsible for assisting in the preparation of market models and business plans, as well as deal execution and process management.   Joachim graduated in 2014 from Durham University, with a BA in Economics and Politics, during which […]

by · 12th November 2017 · Management Bureau
Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill – Director of Policy

Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill – Director of Policy

Dr Peter Hill joined Parliament Street in 2017.  He works as a freelance academic with current roles at Royal Holloway and King’s College London.  His research focuses on welfare/labour market issues, but has recently centred on how public and social policy is evaluated.  His teaching interests are spread across public policy, economics, project management and strategy. Peter is a also Unitary Authority and Town […]

by · 12th November 2017 · Research council
Elizabeth Anderson – Tory Democracy Policy Group Chairman

Elizabeth Anderson – Tory Democracy Policy Group Chairman

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 a […]

by · 3rd November 2017 · Research council
Elliot Van Emden – Director of Business and Innovation

Elliot Van Emden – Director of Business and Innovation

Elliot Van Emden is a qualified Barrister and an entrepreneur, having run several successful businesses from start-up. His particular interests in law are Commercial, Employment, Immigration & Crime. He has also previously worked in the office of the Rt. Hon. David Cameron MP & Conservative Campaign Headquarters.  He has used all of these skills in his role as Commercial Director […]

by · 3rd November 2017 · Research council
UPCOMING EVENT – Parliament Street Professionals Network Halloween Party

UPCOMING EVENT – Parliament Street Professionals Network Halloween Party

PARLIAMENT STREET invites you to the – Inaugural Parliament Street Professionals Network Halloween Party @ Davy’s Bar, Canary Wharf (31-35 Fishermans Walk)  On the evening of 31st October, from 7pm until late, leading UK think tank, Parliament Street will be hosting a networking reception in Canary Wharf featuring STAND UP COMEDY and SPECIAL GUESTS! BOOK TICKETS FREE ENTRY to Halloween with Parliament Street Parliament […]

by · 30th October 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
NEW RESEARCH – Parliament Street publishes NEW BOOK:  ‘True Blue’

NEW RESEARCH – Parliament Street publishes NEW BOOK: ‘True Blue’

Parliament Street is pleased to announce that its new book ‘True Blue’, is now available to buy on Kindle and Paperback. ‘True Blue’ is the second book released by Parliament Street, and the first associated with our new policy unit, Tory Democracy. Parliament Street itself is apolitical, bringing together politically aware individuals from all points on the ideological spectrum, right […]

by · 30th October 2017 · Tory Thought, Research
Brexit Britain needs more grammar schools

Brexit Britain needs more grammar schools

Social mobility is a key tenet of Conservatism – the policies of aspiration that allow people to progress, to provide for themselves and their families, to be self-reliant – not propped up by the state.  And for this to happen, we must provide more opportunities for educational excellence.  Education is arguably one of the most important gifts we can pass […]

by · 27th October 2017 · Tory Thought