Blogs from Fellows and the team
By Rebecca Jarvis | 11 Aug 2020 |
Last month UK Ministers discussed the possibility of a new tax scheme to resolve the UK’s social care crisis. Under the plan, people over 40 would have to pay more in...
By David Morgan | 5 Aug 2020 |
For people with a criminal conviction, finding employment can be a significant challenge. One solution is preparing them to start their own business after leaving prison.
By Lisa Ackerley | 4 Aug 2020 |
As an independent Chartered Environmental Health Practitioner (EHP), no day is ever the same for me. Chartered EHPs are trained as holistic practitioners in public...
By Henry McGhie | 29 Jul 2020 |
Our world is off track in many ways. We can see a range of social challenges – rising inequality within and between countries, the degradation of nature in the UK and...
By Linsay Chalmers | 28 Jul 2020 |
Communities that own land or buildings in Scotland have been praised for their quick and innovative response to the Covid19 crisis. As the Development Manager for...
By Tim Robbins | 21 Jul 2020 |
People with diabetes have an increased risk of both Covid-19 infection and poor outcomes following Covid-19 infection. This has resulted in a large proportion of the...
By Michael Jones | 21 Jul 2020 |
This year's lockdown has created many challenges for teachers like me. My school, Northfleet Technology College, faced a monumental task in March 2020. Because of...
By David Stanley | 15 Jul 2020 |
Covid-19 is devastating for the 1.5 million people living in the UK with learning disabilities. The Care Quality Commission published figures that show a 175% rise in...
By Sepideh Mojabi | 14 Jul 2020 |
I work as a community development officer at the Refugee Council, covering eight areas across North Yorkshire. One issue that has been flagged during the current...
By Bryce Evans | 9 Jul 2020 |
In 2014 I travelled to Peru as part of my Churchill Fellowship to explore community kitchens and approaches to food poverty. My report recommended that our basic food...