Blogs

March 10, 2017

Was it a good Budget? A significant Budget? Steady as we go, or radical change? I'm not sure it was any of those things.

March 7, 2017

 In Matthew’s Gospel (20: 1-15) the parable of the workers in the vineyard culminates in the famous phrase, “So the last will be first, and the first will be last”.

February 27, 2017

Last week an Upper Tribunal ruling clarified the law, making it clear that people suffering from mental illness and who meet the criteria are entitled to a Personal Independence Payment (PIP).

February 27, 2017

This is a unique opportunity to

February 24, 2017

There can be few things more devastating than to be diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND

February 20, 2017

Welfare reform policies, almost without exception, have been based on false assumptions, policy-based evidence, and an astounding ignorance of the lives that will be affected by such reforms.

February 14, 2017

As we watch the Trump White House in horrified fascination, are we in danger of tolerating similar attitudes and policies from our own government simply because they are expressed in a more subtle

February 1, 2017

When making cuts to social security benefits the government’s approach has been to blame the poor for their own poverty.

January 26, 2017

In 2013 Sir Michael Marmot warned that Britain faced a