James Bury, Interim Public Affairs Manager

James Bury
James manages our work in parliament. Prior to joining us he worked for NSPCC in their corporate affairs team and before that he was a researcher in parliament.
young carer speaking to a practitioner

Today's young carers announcement: What it means for young people

The secretary for education made a major announcement about young carers - our public affairs manager explains what it means

8 Oct 2013
Edward Timpson speaking

Watch Edward Timpson's message to young carers

While the children's minister's message was first broadcast at this year's Young Carers Festival, his message is for all young carers across England

29 Jun 2013
young boy caring for his mother

Our once in a generation chance to improve young carers' lives

As two bills work their way through parliament, we can significantly help young carers and their families

30 May 2013
the Palace of Westminster

Did the Queen deliver the most important speech of the year?

Our Public Affairs Manager explains why today's opening of parliament can have a real effect on children and families

8 May 2013
Young Carers and the children's minister Edward Timpson

Recognising young carers and seeing they get the support they need

'We have been working hard over recent weeks to make it clear to politicians and civil servants that young carers are not being provided enough support'

28 Feb 2013
young girl clutching her knees

'This bill will push many more families into poverty'

As MPs debate government plans to cap benefit increases below the cost of living, their actions could affect some 11.5m children

8 Jan 2013