Low-income voters could be a crucial force at the next election, according to landmark...

A landmark report by the independent Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) bringing together four years’ worth of political attitudes research shows how low-income voters could...

Gwynne asks for clarification on Tory Stronger Towns announcement

Following the Tories announcement on Monday about additional funding in their Stronger Towns announcement, there remain a series of unanswered questions that...

Metrolink to start issuing monthly performance reports after Burnham intervention

The Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham, has taken steps to ensure a report on Metrolink performance is published every month as part of...

Britain on course for longest fall in living standards since records began over 60...

Britain is on course for the longest period of falling living standards since records began in the 1950s, with the current crunch forecast to...

One day of employment a week is all we need to get mental health...

As automation advances, predictions of a jobless future have some fearing unrest from mass unemployment, while others imagine a more contented work-free society. Aside from...

Will we ever summit the Pension Mountain-The average person would need £260K says report

New research by mutual insurer Royal London has found that the pension pot needed to avoid an uncomfortable retirement – dubbed the ‘pension mountain’...

More than 5 million of UK’s working population still being paid less than the...

Some 5.6 million people in the UK are paid less than the voluntary Living Wage, constituting 22 percent of all working people, according to...

4,500 jobs at risk as William Hill announces 700 betting shop closures

Four and a half thousand jobs are at risk as the betting chain William Hill has announced plans to close 700 betting shops across...

Happiness and confidence of young people has fallen to their lowest levels

Young people’s happiness and confidence in their emotional health has dropped to the lowest levels ever recorded. The Report from the Prince’s Trust reveals that young...

Chicken boxes launched to cut crime

Special chicken boxes warning young people about the dangers of carrying a knife are being introduced in chicken shops across Britain, the policing minister...