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We should not tolerate the intolerant

We should not tolerate the intolerant

Parliament Street’s Charlotte Kude analyses the meaning of last week’s events for French society and the wider western world. Also featuring in TheCommentator We are at war. Not my words, those of a French MP last Thursday. Finally, someone says it. This is a war that we didn’t start. Let me clarify: the West is not at war against Islam and never has been. However, it will defend itself […]

Parliament Street’s Georgia Toffolo interviewed by International Business Times

Parliament Street’s Georgia Toffolo interviewed by International Business Times

Parliament Street’s  Events Manager, Georgia Toffolo has been interviewed by International Business Times. She said, “I’d like to see politicians reaching out beyond traditional policy areas and doing more to reach those who should be involved politics but aren’t because they worry it’s not right for them. “There are so many young people in Britain with bright ideas who play […]

by · 7th January 2015 · Press Room, News
Like it or loathe it, reality TV can help reduce voter apathy

Like it or loathe it, reality TV can help reduce voter apathy

Parliament Street’s newly appointed head of events Georgia Toffolo speaks out on tackling voter apathy Politics in Britain is in crisis. The MPs’ expenses scandal triggered a seismic reaction across the country, with millions of people viewing their elected officials as opportunistic, greedy and dishonest. Five years have passed since then, and the sting of the scandal still remains in […]

by · 4th January 2015 · Press Room, News
The Sun on Sunday: Georgia Toffolo joins Parliament Street

The Sun on Sunday: Georgia Toffolo joins Parliament Street

Parliament Street was on page 2 of the Sun today (4 January 2014), covering our appointment of Georgia Toffolo. Georgia Toffolo, who appears in the reality television show Made in Chelsea, joins Parliament Street as events manager.

by · 4th January 2015 · Press Room, News
Liam Fox Launches One Minute Fox Channel

Liam Fox Launches One Minute Fox Channel

Liam Fox, the former Cabinet Minister, has launched a new “One Minute Fox” website showcasing a series of policy videos including his views on welfare reform and the EU.  Fox launched the new video service last night to a group of MPs in Parliament and said that the site was designed to engage the electorate and promote a positive Conservative […]

by · 29th October 2014 · News
‘Rising Tides: Facing the Challenges of a New Era’ with Dr Liam Fox

‘Rising Tides: Facing the Challenges of a New Era’ with Dr Liam Fox

By Caitlin Boydon-Jones On Wednesday evening, Parliament Street was joined by Former Secretary of State for Defence, and Member of Parliament for North Somerset Liam Fox, to discuss his new book Rising Tides; facing the challenges of a new era. Fox delivered a speech covering the topic of Globalisation and the challenges it brings, to a packed out room of […]

by and · 8th November 2013 · past, News, Events, frontpage

Parliament Street Strengthens Research Team

Leading UK think tank Parliament Street has strengthened its research team, with Grant Tucker joining to assist in research projects.   It is the latest announcement from the think tank, just weeks after former secretary of state for defence, Liam Fox, addressed its first anniversary party. The event attracted over 350 guests from across the Conservative movement.   Commenting on […]

by · 11th June 2013 · News
VIDEO: Parliament Street’s Director of Technology delivers keynote speech at Bett 2013

VIDEO: Parliament Street’s Director of Technology delivers keynote speech at Bett 2013

Parliament Street’s director of technology, Steven George-Hilley, addresses the Bett Show on how data can improve pupil performance in the classroom.

by · 12th February 2013 · Press Room, News
North Korean defector calls on Europe for help

North Korean defector calls on Europe for help

North Korean defector – and author of a report for Parliament Street – Kim Joo Il says improvements in human rights can only happen with Europe’s help. “The UK and other European countries must actively lead an international initiative to expose the reality of human rights violations, persuade the regime to address these problems and plant the seeds of democracy in […]

by · 14th January 2013 · News
The Guardian – Eleven work and pensions civil servants sacked for using Twitter or Facebook

The Guardian – Eleven work and pensions civil servants sacked for using Twitter or Facebook

Wednesday 9th January 2013   Steven George-Hilley, Parliament Street’s Director of Technology comments on news that eleven civil servants have been sacked for mis-use of Twitter. He said: “In a social media age, it beggars belief that employees are being banned from using sites like Twitter and Facebook in the workplace. Read more

by · 9th January 2013 · Press Room, News