Getting the private sector to deliver social value to the taxpayer

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July 30, 2018

‘I have been a magistrate for over 30 years and feel like I haven’t made any difference’ said a woman …

Hatred is on the march

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July 25, 2018

I am reading East West Street by Philippe Sands, the human rights barrister. In this powerful book he describes his …

The social care crisis deepens

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July 18, 2018

The current Brexit crisis is grave and it also has dangerous side-effects. While the parliamentary fever rages other maladies are …

Brexit and resignations

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July 10, 2018

It becomes ever clearer that both major parties in the UK are irreconcilably split on Brexit. It is the worst …

Giving with one hand…

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July 9, 2018

So (per this Guardian article) in the year of the NHS’ 70th birthday £20bn will be added to budgets. …

Employee ownership

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July 2, 2018

Many years ago, I worked in paper manufacturing. I vividly remember the day I was told that we, as 70 …