Parliamentary events

Showing 1 to 10 of 16 articles for Parliamentary events
the Palace of Westminster
Our Public Affairs Manager explains why today's opening of parliament can have a real effect on children and families
08 May 2013
Policy team
The Queen rides in her royal carriage to last year's state opening
What can we expect as the Queen officially opens the parliamentary year?
08 May 2013
Digital team
young boy sitting with two friends
We're working to strengthen the role of the person responsible for representing children's views in government
26 March 2013
Policy team
Sarah Teather MP
At a debate in parliament, MPs and ministers address low levels of asylum support for young people and their families.
04 March 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
Two boys talking
While elements of a new bill would improve how we tackle anti-social behaviour by children, it fails to propose measures to address the behaviour's root causes
28 January 2013
Policy team
Houses of Parliament
Lynne Woolley, our Policy and Parliamentary Volunteer, tells us all about visiting Parliament
27 December 2012
Policy team
At the first evidence session of the parliamentary inquiry into asylum support for children and young people, experts said that essential needs are unmet
22 November 2012
Policy team
A group of fifteen people sitting at a table
The government launched its consultation on measuring child poverty in Lewisham last week - what do local residents think?
19 November 2012
Policy team
campaigner carrying a concession tray
During her first campaigning visit to a party conference, Mubena dons a hairnet and apron and explains free school meals to MPs
15 October 2012
Policy team
five people dressed in dinner lady outfits
Our policy officer Laura dresses as a dinner lady and quizzes MPs, building support for our Fair and Square campaign
03 October 2012
Policy team