January 2014


Press release | Immigrants should pay National Insurance upfront, says liberal think tank | 30 January 2014


Press Association, 'Migrants should pay in £2,000', 30 January 2014 (carried by the Evening Standard and Huffington Post among others)

MailOnline, 'Migrants must pay £2,000 advance before they can enter Britain to cover costs of care and benefits, says report', Matt Chorley, 30 January 2014

MailOnline, 'Tory immigration showdown as more than 100 MPs are ready rebel in call to make it easier to deport foreign criminals', Matt Chorley, 30 January 2014

LBC Radio, Tom Papworth discusses new CentreForum report 'Migration: a liberal challenge', 30 January 2014

Public Finance, 'Non-EU migrants should pay NI advance', Richard Johnstone, 30 January 2014

The Guardian, Finance hub: 'The voluntary sector: lessons from the past decade', Becky Slack, 27 January 2014

ConservativeHome, 'A challenge to Miliband's challenger banks', Toby Fenwick, 30 January 2014

Left Foot Forward, 'Forget challenger banks, Ed – and hand shares in RBS and Lloyds to the British public', Toby Fenwick, 27 January 2014

Sky News, CentreForum's Chris Paterson talks to Adam Boulton about the coalition government's school accountability reforms, 23 January 2014


Press release | Taxing poverty is wrong — lift low earners out of National Insurance | 16 January 2014


City AM, 'Thinktank: cut National Insurance', Kate McCann, 16 January 2014

New Statesman, Staggers blog: 'Progressive parties should cut National Insurance, not income tax', Adam Corlett, 16 January 2014

Public Finance, 'Think tank urges increase in the NI threshold', Richard Johnstone, 16 January 2014

The Actuary, 'Further personal allowance hikes could hit pension saving', 16 January 2014

Liberal Democrat Voice, 'Making allowances: 12 conclusions about the Personal Allowance policy', Adam Corlett, 16 January 2014

The Financial Times, Off message blog: 'So, you want to increase the minimum wage...', John McDermott, 8 January 2014

BBC News, CentreForum's Tom Papworth talks to the news channel about the government immigration cap, 7 January 2014

WBP Online, 'Britain intensifies talks on EU immigration cap', Vladimir Harman, 7 January 2014

December 2013

The Guardian, 'Cleggmania feels like ancient history, says deputy PM's former aide', Rowena Mason, 31 December 2013

The Guardian, 'For Nick Clegg the real prize will be 2020, not 2015', Richard Reeves, 31 December 2013

Liberal Democrat Voice, 'Government should make New Year's resolution to tackle mental health employment scandal', Paul Burstow, 31 December 2013

Liberal Democrat Voice, 'LibLink: Richard Reeves: The Clegg Factor', 31 December 2013


Press release | Mental health stigma persists in Britain's workplaces, MP warns | 29 December 2013


Sunday Express, 'Cruel workplace mental health stigma must end', Kirsty Buchanan, 29 December 2013


Press release | Immigration policy a nightmare for UK business, says think tank | 23 December 2013


Financial Times, 'UK immigration policy seen as threat to growth', Helen Warrell, 23 December 2013

The Guardian, Higher Education Network: 'Higher education is 2013: the year of marketisation - but to what extent?', Gill Wyness, 23 December 2013


Press release | FE colleges failing disadvantaged learners | 11 December 2013


BBC Radio Berkshire, CentreForum's Tom Papworth interviewed about Heathrow expansion, 6 December 2013

The Guardian, 'Who is really behind Michael Gove's big education ideas?', Fiona Millar, 3 December 2013


Press release | Greater clarity needed in long term infrastructure funding to boost private sector involvement, says CentreForum | 2 December 2013


Evening Standard, 'China: we'll help Britain build HS2', Oliver Wright and Joe Murphy, 2 December 2013

City AM, 'Drop HS2 pet project, government told', Kate McCann, 2 December 2013

Public Finance, 'Osborne urged to set out infrastructure spending plan at Autumn Statement', Richard Johnstone, 2 December 2013

Liberal Democrat Voice, 'Opinion: the opportunity costs of HS2', John Whitehouse, 2 December 2013

November 2013

The Oxford Student, 'The student loan sell-off: what is it and why should you care?', Nathan Akehurst, 25 November 2013

The Guardian, Teacher Network: 'Teachers taking control: a new vision for professional development', James Kempton, 21 November 2013


Press release | Raise educational standards by giving teachers ownership of their professional development | 19 November 2013


North West Evening Mail, 'What is best use for food waste?', Quentin Maxwell-Jackson, 14 November 2013

October 2013

The Guardian, Higher Education Network: 'Student loans: what would Robbins do?', Gill Wyness, 28 October 2013

The Guardian, Healthcare Professionals Network: 'Parity for mental health: learning lessons from the US', Paul Burstow, 24 October 2013


Press release | Living wage will rise rapidly, CentreForum cautions | 17 October 2013


The Times, Letter: 'Royal Mail sell off', Ryan Bourne and Toby Fenwick, 17 October 2013

The Guardian, Politics live blog: 'Alan Milburn's social mobility commission publishes annual report', Andrew Sparrow, 17 October 2013

ConservativeHome, 'Give people power over housing', Tom Papworth, 16 October 2013

Energy Live News, 'Treasury guarantees Hinckley Point nuclear cash', Vicky Ellis, 16 October 2013

Liberal Democrat Voice, 'Opinion: League tables - Lib Dems deliver real change', Layla Moran, 15 October 2013

The Guardian, Comment is free: 'Transforming GCSE rankings is an educational breakthrough', Graham Stuart, 15 October 2013

The Guardian, 'Huge GCSE shakeup to end 'perverse incentive', coalition says', Nick Watt, 14 October 2013


Press release | CentreForum's GCSE league tables proposal becomes government policy | 14 October 2013


BBC News, 'Shake up of exam league tables', 14 October 2013

BBC Parliament, Schools Minister David Laws cites CentreForum school accountability research in statement to the Commons, 14 October 2013

TES, 'Top GCSE performers to be gifted a year free of Ofsted', William Stewart, 14 October 2013

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