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Senator Meghan or Governor Markle?

Senator Meghan or Governor Markle?

by Patrick Sullivan, Chief Executive of Parliament Street In our postmodern reality, we have seen a fusion of news and entertainment. As such, this means that entertainment, as much as anything, drives the news. What’s in the news affects and impacts the world we live in and the way we see the world. Ergo, in order to understand current events, […]

by · 1st April 2021 · frontpage
NEW POLICY PAPER – Paying for the Pandemic

NEW POLICY PAPER – Paying for the Pandemic

In a brand-new policy paper for Parliament Street, Dr. Peter Hill argues that in a post-Covid world there are alternatives to tax rises and spending cuts as a way of paying for the pandemic and stimulating a recovery. Through “debt monetisation” the Government could dramatically reduce the national debt overnight while also “priming the pump” for a post-Covid recovery. Read […]

by · 5th March 2021 · frontpage
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
Naomi Ferguson on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today

Naomi Ferguson on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today

Our director Naomi Ferguson appeared on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today to discuss her new research paper entitled, “Sustaining the Heartland: Challenges of rural communities, farming and agriculture”.

by · 21st August 2019 · News, frontpage
GREEN CAPITALISM

GREEN CAPITALISM

In a groundbreaking new research paper Parliament Street Director of Policy and Professorial Research Fellow, Dr. Peter Hill and Parliament Street Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Sullivan offer a centre-right alternative to the red environmentalist policies of the Green New Deal. It is time for Green Capitalism.

by · 24th July 2019 · frontpage, Research, Blog
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, News, frontpage
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
Danny Bowman – The Reality of Growing Up and Living with OCD

Danny Bowman – The Reality of Growing Up and Living with OCD

Anyone who has experienced Obsessional Compulsive Disorder, whether they are a directly suffering from the illness, or a family member or friend witnessing the condition will know of how debilitating and cruel it is. After interviewing the brilliant Johnny Mercer MP last year, I felt inspired to dispel some of the myths associated with OCD and tell the trauma’s it […]

by · 13th January 2019 · Mental Health, frontpage
Why Schools Can Play an Important Role in Young People’s Health

Why Schools Can Play an Important Role in Young People’s Health

  By Danny Bowman, Director of Mental Health This is the first of six blog posts looking at innovative ways in which we can reform and improve healthcare in the United Kingdom. When we think of healthcare in the United Kingdom, it would be a surprise if every citizen didn’t immediately think of the three words that have defined our […]

by · 28th August 2018 · Mental Health, frontpage
NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

Today the Parliament Street Research Team has released a new policy paper into the impact of Brexit on high street stores and retail prices. Our findings have already been reported on, in national online newspaper The Independent. Reach the full report here: Retail Revolution Report 

by · 16th August 2018 · frontpage, Research