Publications

Crossing Divides: How arts and heritage can bring us together

Date: 3 April 2019 Crossing Divides: How arts and heritage can bring us together

Crossing Divides: How arts and heritage can bring us together looks at the divides in British society and the role that the arts can play in bridging them. 
It explores in depth the 14-18 NOW arts programme for the First World War centenary, which  had broad reach and resonance across different social groups.

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The People’s Centenary: Tracking attitudes to the First World War centenary

Date: 2 April 2019 The People’s Centenary: Tracking attitudes to the First World War centenary

The First World War tracker has examined public attitudes and knowledge of the First World War centenary since 2012, exploring key themes from awareness of key facts and dates about the First World War to sources of information and public attitudes to the tone of the centenary commemorations.

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Getting it right from the start: Securing the future for EU citizens in the UK

Date: 21 January 2019 Getting it right from the start: Securing the future for EU citizens in the UK

Analysis of the barriers for EU citizens in securing ‘Settled Status’, the consequences of large-scale refusals and remedies to make the system work well.

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The National Conversation on Immigration: Final report

Date: 17 September 2018 The National Conversation on Immigration: Final report

The National Conversation on Immigration is the biggest-ever public consultation on immigration and integration. This final report provides a comprehensive evidence base of public views on immigration, with a series of recommendations to national and local government, business and civil society.

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The National Conversation on Immigration – interim report

Date: 1 May 2018 The National Conversation on Immigration – interim report

The interim report of the National Conversation on Immigration

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Many rivers crossed: Britain’s attitudes to race and integration 50 years since ‘Rivers of Blood’

Date: 16 April 2018 Many rivers crossed: Britain’s attitudes to race and integration 50 years since ‘Rivers of Blood’

50 years since ‘Rivers of blood,’ how have attitudes to race and integration changed in Britain?

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‘Mind the gap: How the ethnic minority vote cost Theresa may her majority’

Date: 29 September 2017 ‘Mind the gap: How the ethnic minority vote cost Theresa may her majority’

New research from British Future shows how the Conservative Party’s failure to appeal to ethnic minorities in June could have cost Theresa May the election

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Time to get it right

Date: 3 September 2017 Time to get it right

British Future explores public attitudes to immigration after the 2017 General Election and how we design a post-Brexit immigration system

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The manifesto challenge – 10 steps to restore public trust on immigration and integration

Date: 12 May 2017 The manifesto challenge – 10 steps to restore public trust on immigration and integration

“Immigration: The manifesto challenge” poses ten key questions about future policy choices which voters will want parties and candidates to be able to respond to during the General Election campaign – and sets out ten practical measures to answer them.

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