Articles by: Tim Focas

British Values in Schools

British Values in Schools

Our Head of Research, Calvin Robinson argues that our schools have a responsibility to promote British values, in order to unify our society once more   Are we doing all we can to promote British values as a society? A key demographic for this as outlined during the Conservative / Liberal Democrat coalition government of 2010-2015 was to be schools. […]

by · 3rd July 2019 · Education
Parliament Street a Signatory on Letter to The Guardian Calling for MPs to Have Six Months’ Parental Leave

Parliament Street a Signatory on Letter to The Guardian Calling for MPs to Have Six Months’ Parental Leave

 Wednesday 26th June 2019 Today, Patrick Sullivan, C.E.O. and Chairman of Parliament Street, on behalf of the entire organisation, signed an open letter to The Guardian calling for MPs to have six months’ parental leave without delay. Parliament Street signed the letter as part of an alliance of charities and campaigners who believe the current process, in relation to, parental and adoption […]

by · 26th June 2019 · Press Room, frontpage
A Time For Choosing

A Time For Choosing

Our Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Sullivan hopes that before Conservative MPs cast their ballot for who should potentially become our nation’s next Prime Minister, that they have put the candidate they are going to vote for through the 3am test. Before Conservative MPs vote later this afternoon and cast their ballot for who should potentially become our nation’s next Prime […]

by · 18th June 2019 · Opinion Editorials
Tim Focas talks Trump and the Tory Leadership with Express.co.uk

Tim Focas talks Trump and the Tory Leadership with Express.co.uk

 Saturday 15th June 2019 Today, Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas was interviewed by Express.co.uk and asked about which Tory Leadership candidate would work best with President Trump. The interview can be found online here.   Alternatively, you can also read the article below:     Tory leadership race: Which Tory leadership candidate would work best with Donald […]

by · 15th June 2019 · Tory Thought, Press Room
Open Access Government Reports on Parliament Street Research

Open Access Government Reports on Parliament Street Research

Friday 7th June 2019 Today, leading public policy publication, Open Access Government reported on research by Parliament Street, which found the number of electoric devices reported either lost or stolen within NHS hospitals had risen by a third, over three years. You can find the article online here.   Alternatively you can read the article below:     NHS laptop […]

by · 7th June 2019 · Press Room, News
FT Adviser Reports on Parliament Street Research

FT Adviser Reports on Parliament Street Research

Friday 7th June 2019 Today, the FT Adviser reported on important research conducted by Parliament Street, which found that there have been 2.6m reported communications to taxpayers from fraudsters, pretending to be from H.M. Revenue and Customs, over the past three financial years. The story can be read online here. Alternatively, you can read the story below:   Millions hit […]

by · 7th June 2019 · Press Room
NHS Data Security Report: Mobiles Thefts Rise by One Third

NHS Data Security Report: Mobiles Thefts Rise by One Third

Today the Parliament Street think tank publishes a new report revealing that thefts of laptops and mobile phones in NHS Trusts have risen by one third,

by · 6th June 2019 · Research
Parliament Street Research featured in the Daily Mail

Parliament Street Research featured in the Daily Mail

Saturday 18th May 2019 Today, the Daily Mail reported on important research conducted by Parliament Street on the misuse of drones. The story can be found online here   Alternatively, you can read it below:   Britain’s drone crime explosion: Police complaints soar to six a day amid fears the devices are being used to spy on children and homes […]

by · 18th May 2019 · Press Room
Tim Focas in CityAM

Tim Focas in CityAM

 Wednesday 8th May 2019 This morning, Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas was featured in CityAM debating that Gordon Brown was right to sell off the government’s gold reserves 20 years ago.   The piece can be found online here.   Alternatively, you can read Tim’s argument below:   Was Gordon Brown right to sell off the government’s […]

by · 8th May 2019 · Press Room
Stephen Lawrence Day: The Stephen I Knew

Stephen Lawrence Day: The Stephen I Knew

26 years on from the brutal murder of 18 year old Stephen Lawrence, his friend, Duwayne Brooks talks to Patrick Sullivan about his memories of Stephen and why the legacy of what happened must never be forgotten. Today is the first annual Stephen Lawrence Day and marks 26 years since the teenager was stabbed to death in a racially motivated […]

by · 22nd April 2019 · frontpage