Conservative Leadership Hustings
Today Onward and the Northern Research Group are hosting a Levelling Up Hustings. This afternoon the remaining Conservative leadership contenders will take questions from their parliamentary colleagues on how they plan to fulfil the Government’s manifesto promise to boost opportunity and spread prosperity right across the UK.
In the media this week
As the Conservative Party leadership contest continues, Onward’s work has been referenced in the media coverage of the race. Highlights include the Financial Times, The Times, Sunday Times, Daily Express and the New Statesman.
On Thursday Deputy Director Adam Hawksbee will be speaking at a Youth Futures Foundation event on helping marginalised young people into good jobs. More information here.
New podcast episode
In this episode of Building Belonging Will and Alex speak to Russ Jeffreys, Chief Executive of Parkrun, about the organisation’s growth, how it fared during the pandemic and the power of exercise in building social connections.