We need a revolution

Luciana Berger MP

To mark the launch of the Fabian Health network, Luciana Berger outlines five key areas which could revolutionise mental health care  When it comes to mental health, there has undoubtedly been progress over the last few years. Not least, it has risen up the political agenda to become mainstream political business. Perhaps the greatest step…

older person

A ticking time bomb

Debbie Abrahams MP

Earlier this year, during one of my regular door knocks, I called at a house and the door was opened by an elderly woman in her late 70s. She was dishevelled, distressed and clearly confused. She had an empty bubble wrap pack of medication in her hands and she said to me “I don’t know…


Family, Ageing and the Care Society: Full speech by Liz Kendall

Committee Room 14, House of Commons, Westminster SW1A 0AA

In association with Labour's Policy Review Liz Kendall delivered a keynote speech on how changes in family life and the implications of our ageing population call for radical new approaches to public services and the role of the...


Beveridge Lecture Series 2012/13: Liam Byrne MP

Toynbee Hall, 28 Commercial Street, London E1 6LS

The Fabian Society is delighted to partner on this event with Toynbee Hall. On December 1 1941 the Beveridge Report set out the makings of the welfare state – and since then Britain has changed dramatically. Exactly 70 years on,...


Within Reach

Ed Wallis, Oliver Hilbery



2030 Vision

Future Spending Choices Commission



Home Truths

Natan Doron, Robert Tinker