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Jan 30

Underprivileged students fall further behind

The Daily Mail discusses the shortcomings of the coalition's Premium Pupil Policy in relation to Ian Wyrbon's research on the attainment gap in schools.

Jan 30

The Attainment Gap

The Guardian reporting on Ian Wyrbon's research on the attainment gap between rich and disadvantaged students in England.  

Jan 22

Government should do more to support family networks

The Scotsman covers Demos report 'Ties That Bind' which suggests that government should do more to support informal support networks which

Jan 21

Scottish benefit claimants fined

Recent research has revealed that hundreds of benefit claimants in Scotland are being fined for breaching jobseeking agreements

Jan 21

Social Housing in Scotland

Duncan O'Leary in a radio interview with Good Morning Scotland explains why councils should prioritise social housing for those moving closer to home.

Jan 19

Ed Miliband: Consumer Champion?

Ralph Scott responds to plans set out by Ed Miliband for a shake-up of the way competition across the business world is regulated on Channel 4. 

Jan 18

Benefit claimants short-changed not overindulged

The Observer covers the latest Demos report, 'Ties that Bind', which recommends that ministers should seek to ensure that those on welfare receive their full entitlement.  

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Jan 17

New Deal for Veterans

This article in The Sun covers Demos' recommendation that Britain needs a GI Bill to ensure injured war veterans are never neglected. 

Jan 16

2014: Year of the Populist Party?

In this Spectator article Jamie Barlett explains why 2014 could be the year of the populist party

Jan 15

Competition in Banking

Jodie Ginsberg on Newsnight explaining why forcing banks to divest is not the way to improve competition. 

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.

Nov 14

Britain’s budding entrepreneurs say “It’s not the economy, stupid”

Entrepreneurs are optimistic and determined but defy stereotypes about their motives, characteristics and attitudes, finds new research from Demos.