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New Data Shows The Big Society is Failing

March 31, 2011 by


New figures, published by the Department for Communities and Local Government, show that people educated to degree level are 20 per cent more likely to volunteer than those with no qualifications at all. This could be interpreted by some as another sign that the Coalition Government is only interested in the top end of society. […]

The Cuts Protest – how does it compare with previous protests?

March 28, 2011 by


Over the weekend, hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Central London – some in tee shirts with catchy slogans like “Cameron and Clegg put the ‘n’ in Cuts. As usual, the Guardian data blog has come up trumps by contextualising and visualising this latest march with those that have gone before […]