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Apr 25

Two-thirds of MPs are 'local' people

The BBC cites a new Demos Quarterly article suggesing that 63% of MPs are 'local' to the areas they represent in Parliament, with the Lib Dems considered the most 'local' main party.

Apr 25

Why 'skin in the game' could be the key to reforming markets

Labour's Policy Coordinator Jon Cruddas MP, writing in the New Statesman, suggests that the principle of 'skin in the game', as outlined by Duncan O'Leary in Demos Quarterly,

Apr 24

Warning of 'unacceptable' lottery in care of the dying

Citing Demos research from last year, the Telegraph reports on the chief inspector of hospitals' claim that there are 'huge inequalities' in treatment of the dying in the UK.

Apr 22

Can the Conservatives become the party of the Indian middle class?

In a comment piece for the Telegraph, Tim Wigmore asks whether recent Demos research on increasing ethnic minority support for the Tories might mean that the party doesn't "face defeat by demographics after all."

Apr 22

Are Cameron and Osborne losing their 'posh boy' tag?

In the Telegraph, Cathy Newman asks whether the PM and his Chancellor are beginning to shake off their reputation as 'posh boys', citing Demos research on increasing Tory appeal among middle-class ethnic minority voters

Apr 22

Black middle class 'drifting away' from Labour

BBC News article on how rising prosperity among ethnic minority voters has been accompanied by a move towards the Conservative Party, as revealed in recent Demos research.

Apr 22

We're Euro test flops

The Sun picks up on Demos polling data showing that UK voters came 22nd out of 27 countries in a basic quiz on the European Union

Apr 22

Black middle class 'will turn to the Tories'

Citing Demos research to be published in the new issue of Demos Quarterly, the Times reports on burgeoning support for the Tories from upwardly-mobile ethnic minority voters

Apr 22

Prospering ethnic voters 'set to switch to the Tories'

The Daily Mail cites Demos research suggesting that an emergent black and Asian middle class is likely to vote for the Conservatives in 2015.

Apr 21

Middle-class ethnic minority voters could help Tories win election

The Telegraph reports on new Demos research showing that Labour is losing support among its historic base of ethnic minority voters

Apr 9

Out of Step: Twitter Bucks Opinion Polls on Immigration

A new study from Demos’ Centre for the Analysis of Social Media (CASM) reveals that Twitter conversations about immigration contrast enormously with public opinion polling on the issue.

Apr 1

Voter Advice Tool Aims to Boost Youth Turn-Out and Engagement

Young people are passionate about social issues and want to have a positive impact on society, but too few are voting. Demos has teamed up with Bite the Ballot to launch Verto, a voter advice tool that will help young people explore how their values

Mar 5

Demos: Two-thirds of parents who back apprenticeships say ‘not for my child’

Over 9 in 10 parents agree apprenticeships are a good option for young people, but only a third think it is best for their child, according to a major cross-party Demos report.

Feb 10

Demos: Replace half of food banks with sustainable solutions to food poverty

The number of food banks in Britain should be cut in half by 2020 and replaced with sustainable solutions to food poverty, according to a new Demos report.

Dec 31

Demos: Counter-terrorism strategy is ‘costing charities millions’

International aid charities are struggling to use their donations for frontline services due to stricter counter-terrorism legislation causing banks to shut down accounts in an effort to reduce their overa

Dec 29

Demos: Young voters concerned more about online privacy than immigration or the EU

Young voters are significantly more concerned by living costs, unemployment and online privacy than issues such as immigration or Britain’s relationship with the EU, according to a new Demos report.<

Nov 14

Politicians call for ‘Help to Move’ package to help older people downsize

A group of influential politicians has urged the Government to offer a package of financial support and advice to make it easier for older people to move home if they wish to downsize.

Oct 19

Demos: Migrant health access fears put vulnerable people at risk

A new report by the think-tank Demos urges the Government to set up ‘all-in-one’ centres combining GPs with advisors to encourage migrants to seek health treatment despite concerns over their i

Sep 2

Push NHS to build more residential care, says former care minister

NHS Trusts should sell surplus land next to hospitals to build enough care homes and supported living apartments to meet increasing demand, Paul Burstow MP will say.

Aug 31

Give self-employed the freedom to access their pensions

Self-employed workers should be given the power to access their recent pension contributions to allow more people to save with confidence.