English Atlas of Inequality challenges assumptions of rich and poor areas

A new English Atlas of Inequality which aims to challenge misconceptions about rich and poor areas has been published.

The English Atlas of Inequality, developed by Professor Alasdair Rae and Dr Elvis Nyanzu from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning, maps 149 commuting zones - known as Travel To Work Areas (TTWAs) - across England, showing levels of inequality within the areas.

Four new board members appointed to Ada Lovelace Institute

The Nuffield Foundation has appointed four new members to the board of the Ada Lovelace Institute, an independent research and deliberative body with a mission to ensure data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) work for people and society.

The appointments follow an open recruitment process overseen by the Executive Chair of the Ada Lovelace Institute, Sir Alan Wilson. The new board members are:

Fathers welcome

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New Nuffield-funded research shows the NHS is failing to provide the 'family-centred antenatal, maternity or health visitor services required by its own rules and desired by parents

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Drug & Alcohol Court

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Family Drug and Alcohol Courts (FDAC) to be extended across England following independent evaluation funded by the Foundation. 

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Cancer discovery

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Two Science Bursary students have been instrumental in a discovery that could help scientists better understand how to block cancer growth. 

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Judicial Review

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Does judicial review give judges too much power? Or is it vital for holding government to account? 

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Sustainable Futures

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STEM Futures is a set of skills-based resources for 11-13 year olds which explore issues relating to waste, transport, and climate change.

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Life sentences

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Public support for the mandatory sentence of life imprisonment for murder is much more limited than traditionally assumed.

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