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Vinay Raniga

Policy Fellow

Vinay is an NHS Dental Surgeon, who works between primary care and secondary care. He is the founder of Dentify, a company which has taught over 10,000 dentists about clinical governance, leadership and communication. He was redeployed to serve at the COVID-ICU at Northwick Park Hospital when he was an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery SHO.

Vinay is a graduate of the Masters of Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford where he was awarded the Political Leadership Scholarship for his dedication to public service. He wrote his dissertation on improving access to HIV/AIDS prevention for young girls in Nairobi, Kenya and graduated with distinction. Vinay lives in Oxford, England.

The Telegraph

Raise council tax to fix policing, says think tank

The Telegraph discusses Onward's Back to Basics report that urged the Government to scrap the current £13 cap on council tax increases to allow local authorities to support further policing.

The Yorkshire Post

Raise taxes by 45p a week to fund thousands of community police, think tank urges

The Yorkshire Post covered Onward's Back to Basics plan to rebuild local policing across England and Wales.

Daily Mail

Home Secretary welcomes the idea of an extra 19,000 bobbies on the beat to restore neighbourhood policing

Onward's report 'Back to Basics' is highlighted in a Daily Mail article on restoring neighbourhood policing.

City AM

Onward's Deputy Director Adam Hawksbee discusses parental responsibility in CityAM.

City AM

Senior Researcher Jenevieve Treadwell discusses why immigration will be a problem for both the Conservatives and Labour in the upcoming election in City AM.