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Bevan Foundation News

Find out more about how we’re changing Wales and the UK, through reports in the media, debate in the National Assembly for Wales and UK Parliament, and informing expert thinking.

You’ll also find updates about staff, trustees and other news about us.  We also post any vacancies in this section.


Who is ‘working class’?

November 12th 2018

Last Thursday, we welcomed Claire Ainsley, Executive Director of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, to Cardiff City Hall to talk about her new book ‘The new working class: How to win hearts, minds and votes’. The majority of people still identify […] »

Three new briefings on the State of Wales out now!

October 31st 2018

The Bevan Foundation has issued three brand new briefings on the State of Wales today. Our State of Wales briefings provide authoritative, easy-to-access insights into how different groups of people are faring in Wales. The briefings released today cover: poverty access […] »

Evidence on Welsh budget

October 29th 2018

The Bevan Foundation has shared its views about the Welsh Government’s draft budget to the Assembly’s Finance Committee.   Appearing before the Committee on 25th October, Director Victoria Winckler said that health continued to account for the lion’s share of […] »

Questions about Metro

October 24th 2018

At a recent conference on the South Wales Metro, Bevan Foundation Director, Victoria Winckler,  questioned some of the assumptions made about the relationship between Cardiff and the south Wales valleys. Victoria was a panelist at a conference held on 8th […] »

A new measure for poverty in Wales and the UK

September 19th 2018

The Bevan Foundation welcomes the launch of a new measure for poverty in the UK A new measure for poverty has been published by the Social Metrics Commission. The Social Metrics Commission was established in 2016 to develop a more accurate measure […] »

Meeting with Shadow Secretary of State for Wales

September 17th 2018

Last week we met with Christina Rees MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Wales, to discuss the Bevan Foundation’s work around immigration and integration. Immigration is a much debated and controversial topic. It played a significant role in the EU referendum […] »

Welcome for new guidance on school uniforms

September 4th 2018

The Bevan Foundation welcomes the Cabinet Secretary for Education’s announcement that she is to consult on new statutory guidance on school uniforms. As children across Wales gear up for a new school term, the Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams, […] »

In Print

Exchange Magazine »

Exchange, Issue 14 Summer 2019

Wales’ best policy and politics magazine! The latest edition of Exchange, Wales’ best policy and politics magazine, brings together a fantastic range of contributors that delve into some of the most current and important issues in Welsh public life. Our […] »

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