Adam Clarke

    Adam Clarke

    Adam Clarke is Leicester’s assistant mayor with responsibility for the environment. He is Jonathan Ashworth's agent for the general election.

    Adam Corlett

    Adam Corlett is economic analyst at the Resolution Foundation where he works on the labour market, fiscal policy and tax and welfare.

    Adam Terry

    Adam Terry is political adviser to Anneliese Dodds, Labour MEP for the South East of England.

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    Adam Wright

    Adam Wright is a senior education adviser who joins the Royal Society in January following four years at the National Union of Students. He completed his PhD at the University of Essex in 2013 on the implementation of schools policy under New Labour and writes on education reform and political ideologies.


    Adrian Twyning

    Adrian Twyning, is a senior manager working in the NHS, currently overseeing children’s and maternity services across Brighton and Sussex from the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital in Brighton. Adrian previously served as an Operational Lawyer with the British Army. He is active in local and national politics where he is contributing to the national healthcare debate to develop health and social policy.

    Alan Milburn

    Alan Milburn

    Alan Milburn is the former Labour cabinet minister and MP for Darlington (1992-2010)


    Alastair Campbell

    Alastair Campbell is a communicator, writer and strategist who worked as Director of Communications and Strategy for Tony Blair between 1997 and 2003.


    Aled Jones

    Aled Jones trustee of both the Welsh and National Federations of Young Farmers and co-founder of the Young Farmers' Youth Forum. He currently works in the charity sector with young people, on a sheep farm and advises on environmental and Welsh policy whilst studying Law at Corpus Christi, Oxford. He has worked in Westminster assisting the Shadow Environment Secretary and in House of Lords for the Leader of the Opposition.


    Alex Adranghi

    Alex Adranghi is Chair of the Young Fabians and member of Foundation for European Progressive Studies Young Academics Network.


    Alex Sobel

    Alex Sobel is MP for Leeds North West

    Alex Teytelboym

    Alex Teytelboym is the Otto Poon research fellow at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, University of Oxford

    Alice Gartland

    Alice Gartland is an independent consultant working with a variety of clients on policy, business development and community engagement relating to digital futures, foreign direct investment, water risk and development, corporate accountability and corruption, the rule of law, and China.


    Alice Hood

    Alice Hood is a senior TUC policy officer working on public services.

    Alice Smart

    Alice Smart

    Alice Smart is a Labour councillor for Armley on Leeds City Council. She is also the council’s lead member for child friendly Leeds.

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    Allen Simpson

    Allen Simpson works for a major bank. He was Labour’s candidate in Maidstone and the Weald in 2015 and 2017, and is a strategy board member of Progress. He is part of the leadership team at Labour in the City


    Andrew Adonis

    Andrew Adonis is reformer, writer and Labour peer who was Minister for Schools and Transport Secretary under Tony Blair and Gordon Brown

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    Andrew Basu-McGowan

    Andrew Basu-McGowan is the policy manager for the Smart Specialisation Hub. Previously, he worked in in roles across government, including access to finance for SMEs, European research activity and local and European innovation policy.


    Andrew Crines

    Dr Andrew Crines is a Lecturer in British Politics at the University of Liverpool. He is also the joint author, with Dr Kevin Hickson, of Harold Wilson: An Unprincipled Prime Minister? (2016).

    Andrew Cumbers

    Andrew Cumbers is professor of political economy at the University of Glasgow

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    Andrew Fagan

    Andrew Fagan is senior lecturer & director of postgraduate studies at the Human Rights Centre and School of Law at the University of Essex. His latest book entitled Human Rights & Cultural Diversity will be published by Edinburgh University Press in February 2017


    Andrew Gamble

    Andrew Gamble is the Professor of Politics at Cambridge and co-editor of The Political Quarterly.

    Andrew Harrop

    Andrew Harrop

    Andrew Harrop is the General Secretary of the Fabian Society


    Andrew Hunter

    Andrew Hunter is national chair of the Australian Fabian Society


    Andrew Old

    Andrew Old is a teacher who has worked in several secondary schools in Britain.


    Andy Burnham

    Andy Burnham is Labour mayor of Greater Manchester


    Andy Tarrant

    Andy Tarrant is a senior parliamentary assistant to Gregg McClymont MP


    Angela Coulter

    Angela Coulter is director of global initiatives at the Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, and senior research scientist at the Department of Public Health, University of Oxford

    Angela Eagle MP

    Angela Eagle MP

    Angela Eagle is MP for Wallasey and a candidate in the deputy leadership election.

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    Anna Berry

    Anna Berry is an artist who used to work in publishing and academia before turning to photography full-time in 2006. In 2012, she transitioned into using other media for our artistic work.

    Anna Bird

    Anna Bird is executive director of policy and research at Scope

    Anna Dixon

    Anna Dixon

    Anna Dixon is Director of Policy at the King’s Fund.

    Anne Begg MP for Aberdeen South

    Anne Begg MP

    Dame Anne Begg is MP for Aberdeen South and chair of the work and pensions select committee.


    Anneliese Dodds MP

    Anneliese Dodds is MP for Oxford East. She was previously MEP for the south east region.


    Annie Powell

    Annie Powell is a former Labour party researcher.


    The writers worked as advisers to senior Labour politicians continuously throughout the 2010-15 parliament. They are anonymous and write in a personal capacity.


    Anya Pearson

    Anya Pearson is Assistant Editor at the Fabian Society. She has also written for the Guardian, the New Statesman and LabourList.

    Areeq Chowdhury

    Areeq Chowdhury is the chief executive of WebRoots Democracy, a pressure group which campaigns for greater voter participation and the introduction of online voting. Alongside this, he works for an accountancy firm and is training to become a chartered accountant.

    Arun Chopra

    Arun Chopra

    Dr Arun Chopra is a consultant psychiatrist. He tweets at @arun_chopra


    Athene Donald

    Dame Athene Donald is Professor of Experimental Physics at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of the Royal Society.