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Social housing tenants need their voices heard –...

Issued:10/02/20

In the aftermath of the Grenfell fire tragedy in London in 2017, many commentators noted that concerns and warnings from tenants and residents...



Nationalising Britain’s energy networks could be...

Issued:20/11/19

For many people, winter means trying to keep the cold out and the heat in. But for the one in ten households in the UK living in fuel poverty,...



Grenfell Tower: warnings might have been heard if...

Issued:23/05/19

The delay to the publication of the report into the Grenfell Tower tragedy, which claimed 72 lives in a disastrous – and possibly preventable...



Five books by French authors you should read on your...

Issued:06/03/19

This article was first published on The Conversation.An emerging genre of fiction in France is providing an unlikely brand of escapism. Growing numbers...



Cities are charging employers for parking spaces to...

Issued:03/10/18

As government budget cuts continue to bite and competition for funding increases, it’s becoming harder for UK cities to secure the...



Industrial Strategy must address regional disparity

Issued:22/11/17

Here is a simple enough question: how will we earn our living as a nation in the next thirty years? Simple, but full of complexity.The world is changing...



Industrial Strategy must address regional disparity

Issued:01/11/17

It's clear that the world is changing. The impact of the financial collapse in 2008 and the recent decision to leave the European Union constitutes...



DocFest film review - The Work

Issued:15/06/17

By Dr Jake Phillips, senior lecturer in criminology at Sheffield Hallam's Helena Kennedy Centre for International JusticeThis film brings important...



Living with addiction and recovery

Issued:17/05/17

By Dr Catrin Andersson and Professor David BestThere is now clear and consistent evidence that recovery is a process or a journey that lasts around...



How Pakistani and Indian women confront marital economic...

Issued:16/05/17

Although disputes over finances are known to be common in South Asian families, relatively little is known about the prevalence and severity...