Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

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Creating a cohesive society

Britain must assume a proactive and strategic approach to social integration if it is to become a more inclusive nation, reflects Chuka Umunna MP In this year’s general election we saw age trump other demographic...

Protecting advertising after Brexit

Government must ensure that Britain secures a Brexit deal that does not endanger its position as a world leader in advertising, argues Seema Malhotra MP Britain’s advertising industry is a world leader and supports over...

The regeneration of Newham

When I became mayor fifteen years ago, we said we would transform Newham into a place where residents wanted to live, work and stay. We wanted jobs for our residents, good education for our children, and a diverse...

The airport for East London

Over the past thirty years, the growth of London City Airport has brought more jobs and prosperity to east London – and allowed it to invest in the community, writes Liam McKay  2017 marks the 30th anniversary of London...

The director’s diary

Progress director Richard Angell’s diary on the road to conference Monday 18 September So much for the new politics The focus is well and truly on next week’s Labour party conference. The leadership seems...

Engineering Brexit

Manufacturers need a Brexit deal that ensures the UK retains tariff-free movement of goods to Europe and a flexible approach to accessing EU labour, writes Hywel Jarman The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European...

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