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Briefing for MPs for second reading of Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill

06 March 2020
On Friday 13 March, the Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill will have its second reading. We are encouraging MPs to attend the second reading of this Bill. This briefing provides information about the costs of school uniforms and how these costs can impact families.

Early Warning System E-Bulletin - February 2020

February 2020
Summary of universal credit mandatory reconsideration problems coming into the EWS and an invitation to complete an MR survey.

Child poverty in the North East

24 January 2020
In this new paper, Professor Jonathan Bradshaw of the University of York takes a look at child poverty in the North East

Conditionality Data Gathering

12 November 2019
Information is needed from advice workers about the extent to which claimant commitments are tailored to take account of their clients' circumstances.

Universal credit: the problem areas (Newcastle) Tuesday 10 March 2020

10th March 2020
Newcastle upon Tyne
This one-day experienced level course is aimed at advisors who are already familiar with the basic universal credit (UC) rules. It looks in detail at some of the areas of...

A 'proper meal’? Free school meals in Portugal and England

14 March 2019
If we had not included Portuguese young people in our cross national study of Families and Food in Hard Times*, the inadequacies in the free school meal system in England might not have been quite so obvious.