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Feb 8

Brand has treble the reach of Commons

The Sunday Times reports on Demos' new research project into the impact of social media on the general election campaign (£).

Feb 6

Local and female MPs will be the key to the next election, research reveals

Demos research has revealed that using women and the local touch may well be the key to the next election, the Mirror reports.

Feb 5

Education: the Pupil Premium had one job - it failed

The Mirror breaks down Demos's analysis of the attainment gap and asks whether the Pupil Premium is actually working.

Jan 21

Young British women less sympathetic than men towards the unemployed

New Demos report shows that young women have more sceptical attitudes to state welfare than young men, reports the Telegraph.

Jan 15

Labour would force Tony the Tiger after the watershed

In the Telegraph, TV adverts for high fat and high sugar foods would be banned under a Labour government, says Andy Burnham to Demos. 

Jan 15

Labour pledges to protect children from 'harm caused by alcohol, sugar and smoke'

Labour to ban 'high fat food for children', reports the Daily Mail ahead of Andy Burnham's speech to Demos. 

Jan 15

Labour pledges to protect children from 'harm caused by alcohol, sugar and smoke'

The Independent trails Andy Burnham's speech to Demos, launching Labour's public health strategy. 

Dec 31

Aid charities hit by banks’ fear of terrorism fines

The Guardian picks up on Demos new report suggesting that transfers earmarked for urgent charity work are being blocked by banks amid fear of incurring penalties for terrorist links. 

Dec 31

Anti-terror laws 'cost charities'

New Demos report shows how counter - terror strategy is preventing aid charities from transeferring vital funds, reports the Daily Mail

Dec 31

Charities suffer as banks seek to avoid funding terrorists

The Independent covers Demos' new report on charities losing funds due to anti-terror laws.

Mar 26

Hire social media chiefs to put ‘Twitter snooping’ on a legal footing, think-tank tells police

Police constabularies should install dedicated heads of social media to tackle crime and ensure responsible collection of online intelligence data, according to Demos’s Centre for the Analysis of Social Media (CASM).

Mar 12

Demos: Reward healthy choices with fast-track NHS treatment

People who make healthier life choices should be prioritised for non-emergency hospital appointments, according to an independent think-tank.

Mar 11

Ethnic minorities feel more empowered than white Britons, finds study

White British people feel significantly more disenfranchised by modern politics than minority groups, according to an analysis of a major government survey of community life in Britain by the think-tank Demos.

Feb 13

‘In broadband we trust’ say supporters of Italy’s Beppe Grillo

A pioneering survey of Beppe Grillo’s populist Movimento 5 Stelle (M5S) reveals astonishing levels of distrust in politics, business and the media among its online supporters.

Feb 10

Demos: 120,000 pensioners a year to miss out on social care relief if Government ditches Dilnot cap proposal

Demos analysis reveals an extra 120,000 elderly people a year will receive no relief on their social care costs if the government forego Dilnot recommendations and adopt a £75k cap

Jan 29

Use benefits to change behaviour, argues Demos

New report shows how prepaid cards could offer financial inclusion to Britain’s 2 million unbanked and nurture a generation of savers.

Jan 20

Keep faith in religious providers, urges think tank Demos

Local authorities should use faith groups to deliver public services to achieve value for money, greater ‘social value’ and wider community benefits, argues a new report by Demos.

Dec 7

Demos: alcohol policy should focus on parenting, not pricing

The Government’s attempts to curb the UK’s hazardous drinking culture would be more effective if they focused on encouraging better parenting, particularly among parents misusing alcohol, say experts at the think tank Demos.

Dec 3

Parents ‘in the dark’ as child nutrition advice isn’t getting through

Child nutrition advice should be displayed on supermarket shelves and online parenting forums to make it more accessible to parents, according to a Demos report.

Nov 27

Demos launches pioneering new model for measuring poverty

Think-tank Demos has launched a pioneering new model for measuring poverty that could transform local social service provision and help thousands of families escape poverty.