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Tim Focas discusses Jeremy Corbyn’s impact on politics with Express.co.uk

Tim Focas discusses Jeremy Corbyn’s impact on politics with Express.co.uk

Our Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas spoke with Express.co.uk earlier about the impact Jeremy Corbyn has had on the Labour Party. Tim told Express.co.uk: “Corbyn’s unique ability to devise policies to the left of Michael Foot has left Labour with an electoral mountain to climb. “The view that somehow the nation shifted left post May’s calamity campaign in 2017 […]

by · 1st January 2020 · Press Room, News
Danny Bowman discusses mental health and policing with Mirror Online

Danny Bowman discusses mental health and policing with Mirror Online

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman spoke to Mirror Online today about new research he conducted for Parliament Street on mental health and policing. His research showed that a total of 489,484 work days were lost among 31 police forces due to poor mental health last year. Danny told Mirror Online, “This research provides a shocking insight into the mental […]

by · 22nd December 2019 · Press Room, News
Tim Focas talks General Election 2019 with FORBES

Tim Focas talks General Election 2019 with FORBES

Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas was interviewed by Forbes today. He spoke with the respected business publication about how the re-election of Boris Johnson was important for keeping wealth in the country. The relevant extract from the article is below: Tim Focas, director of financial services at Westminster think tank Parliament Street, tells Forbes that billionaire-bashing rhetoric […]

by · 13th December 2019 · Press Room, News
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
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
Parliament Street in The Times

Parliament Street in The Times

Thursday 4th April 2019 Parliament Street’s Chairman, Patrick Sullivan is featured today’s The Times newspaper. Speaking out, following revelations that tax officials have been “bullying” in-debt callers into paying more upfront than they need, Patrick told the newspaper: “Once again bullying tax chiefs are raking in cash from those who are struggling the most. All staff should be instructed to […]

by · 4th April 2019 · Press Room, News
Patrick Sullivan stands up for taxpayers in The Sun

Patrick Sullivan stands up for taxpayers in The Sun

Wednesday 3rd April 2019 Parliament Street Chairman, Patrick Sullivan is featured in today’s The Sun newspaper (p11) standing up for put upon taxpayers; following revelations that tax officials have been “bullying” in-debt callers into paying more upfront than they need. The story can be read online here.   Alternatively, the text of the story can be read below: Tax officials […]

by · 3rd April 2019 · Press Room, News
Danny Bowman speaks out on teenage suicide findings on Sky News

Danny Bowman speaks out on teenage suicide findings on Sky News

Sunday 3rd February 2019 Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman appeared on Sky News earlier today to discuss, disturbing new provisional data from the Office for National Statistics suggesting that the suicide rate among teenagers between the ages of 15-19 has doubled since 2010. The findings have sparked further concerns about the effects of social media on young people. Danny […]

by · 3rd February 2019 · Press Room, News
The Times covers Parliament Street Cyber Security Research

The Times covers Parliament Street Cyber Security Research

Monday 3rd December 2018 This morning, The Times reported on new research by Parliament Street on page 6 of the paper. Our research revealed a significant increase in the number of criminal complaints about computer and social media hacking. Our new research reveals a sharp rise in hacks on social media accounts and the email addresses of business users. Please our full report here and […]

by · 3rd December 2018 · Press Room, News
Parliament Street CEO discusses Brexit on London Live Debate

Parliament Street CEO discusses Brexit on London Live Debate

Sunday 18th November 2018 Parliament Street CEO, Patrick Sullivan was on London Live Debate, this evening. Patrick offered his take on an eventful week in politics, and also, gave his analysis on Theresa May’s Brexit Deal.

by · 18th November 2018 · Press Room, News