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Thursday, 12 January 2017 11:01

Bright Blue responds to HESA statistics

Commenting on the HESA statistical release, Bright Blue researcher James Dobson said: “The decline in enrolments from undergraduates outside the EU demonstrates the impact of including international students in the net migration target. International students contribute huge amounts to the British economy, as a result of paying fees as well as buying goods and services in Britain. “Evidence shows that…
Commenting on the Prime Minister’s vision for a “shared society”, director of the liberal conservative think tank and pressure group, Ryan Shorthouse said: "Conservatism is often wrongly associated with excessive individualism - just letting people and businesses get on with it. The Prime Minister joins a movement of modernisers that have, since the 1990s, pushed for the Conservative Party to…
Thursday, 29 December 2016 11:25

May must uphold promise on ECHR

Commenting on The Telegraph’s story that Theresa May will put plans to pull out of the ECHR at the heart of her 2020 general election campaign, Ryan Shorthouse, Director of the liberal conservative think tank Bright Blue said: "When campaigning to become Leader of the Conservative Party, Theresa May promised Tory MPs that she would abandon her plans to withdraw…
Bright Blue, the independent think tank for liberal conservatism, has today published the latest edition of its magazine, Centre Write, on ‘The end of establishment?’, with contributions from The Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, Chris Skidmore MP, The Rt Hon Alan Milburn, The Rt Hon David Laws, Nusrat Ghani MP, Mark Field MP, Andrea Jenkyns MP and many more. Ryan…
New figures from UCAS show that more UK 18 year olds than ever before gained a place at universities and colleges in 2016. The figures also show that fewer mature students are enrolling into university and that the number of acceptances from non-EU countries fell for the first time since 2011. Commenting on the UCAS End of Cycle Report, Bright…
· Bright Blue has launched a campaign calling for more scrutiny of FCO’s human rights record · It is important that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaks out more on these issues, and is better advised and held more to account in doing soAhead of International Human Rights Day [10 December], Bright Blue has launched a campaign calling for an independent…
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