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Getting back to work

Cameron Tait

The case for a universal skills allowance With little time to prepare a manifesto, Labour’s election campaign is in desperate need of flagship policies that can capture the public imagination. A universal skills allowance could be the big progressive idea of the 2017 campaign. A £1,000 ‘use it or lose it’ annual allowance to support…

Angela Rayner visits Liverpool City College, UK  - 26 Sep 2016

The personal touch

Kate Murray

Angela Rayner has already made it from teenage mum  to the shadow cabinet – and some are saying the leadership could be next. She talks to Kate Murray about values, factions  and why she will always stand her ground When Angela Rayner’s grandmother was dying and struggling to get the home care she needed, she…

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Education matters

Bridget Phillipson MP

This autumn marks twenty-one years since Tony Blair’s famous pledge on the priorities of the government he would lead: “education, education, and education”. As that promise comes of age, I have been looking at how the Tories are today failing a fresh generation of our children, and thinking about what Labour might do in government…

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Tristram Hunt MP lecture

EEF, Broadway House, Council Chamber, SW1H 9NQ

The Fabian Society will be hosting the shadow secretary of state for education, Tristram Hunt MP in London on 23rd June 2014 at 2.30pm. Tristram will speak on Labour’s plan to improve educational attainment and school-to-work transitions for 14...

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2030 Vision

Future Spending Choices Commission

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Why Life Chances Matter

Alan Milburn, David Miliband MP, John Reid, Ruth Kelly, Yvette Cooper MP

£6.95