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Lord Blunkett joins The Parliamentary Review

Lord Blunkett will co-chair The Parliamentary Review alongside existing chairman Sir Eric Pickles. The Labour and Conservative former cabinet ministers will join forces to help the Review achieve its strategic aim of raising standards by sharing best practice. The partnership will ensure the articles in the Review are listened to across all corners of the Houses of Parliament.

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The parliamentary review of the week

The final parliamentary week before the summer recess. This week: PM announces the strategic objectives established during the NATO summit; Corbyn attacks PM over tangled Brexit negotiations during PMQs; outrage over Vote Leave's illegal conduct; and Dr Liam Fox announces public consultations over free trade agreements.

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The Parliamentary Review Gala

Leaders gather for release of The Parliamentary Review

Key individuals from the worlds of politics, business, education, media, healthcare and sport met in the Palace of Westminster to get a glimpse of the 2017 Review.

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Andrew Neil discusses the return of two-party politics

The BBC's Andrew Neil gives his view on the state of the British government following the general election.

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BSI, the global business standards company, has been championing what ‘good’ looks like for over a century. Howard Kerr, BSI’s Chief Executive, says BSI aims to drive adoption of best practice worldwide...

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Argent Design

Argent Design has more than 20 years of experience creating many of the world’s most desirable, luxurious and innovative interiors, employing imagination, market know-how and commercial acumen to add tangible value to already super-prime properties...

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Leicester City Football Club

Leicester City Football Club, in two extraordinary years, has given football supporters the world over the opportunity to dream again. The 5,000-1 shots that became champions of England and went on to within touching distance of the greatest club prize in the beautiful game is a sporting story that has reached beyond anything before it...

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The global trade finance market has generally been seen to be liquid and well-functioning, particularly between developed markets. But more recently, it has experienced periods of stress, most notably right after the Lehman bankruptcy in 2008, and a more structural change in response to the relaxation of historic economic sanctions particularly with respect to Iran and Sudan...

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When most people think of Caterpillar, they picture big yellow machines but what we offer our customers goes well beyond bulldozers and diggers. For over 90 years, Caterpillar has provided sustainable solutions for our customers in a wide variety of markets...

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About The Parliamentary Review

Find out more about Sir Eric Pickles, David Curry and everyone else behind The Parliamentary Review

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Chaired by Sir Eric Pickles (former Conservative Communities Secretary) and Lord Blunkett (former Labour Home Secretary), The Parliamentary Review is a series of independent publications, which aims to share best practice among policy makers and business leaders.

Each of its editions focuses on a key governmental policy area, with a variety of organisations sharing personal insight alongside cabinet ministers, government agencies, associations and trade bodies.

By combining commentaries from award-winning journalists with innovative thinking from industry experts, The Parliamentary Review provides a comprehensive summary of the past year and a reliable template for the year to come.

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"This year’s Parliamentary Review follows a significant year in British politics. It was a year in which our economy continued to grow, as the Government followed its balanced plan..."

The Rt Hon Theresa May MP
The Parliamentary Review 2016/17

"It is only by making sustained increases to our productivity that we can deliver the higher wages that will increase living standards and fund the improvement of our public services"

The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP
The Parliamentary Review 2016/17


Theresa May and Philip Hammond appears alongside Liz Field in five documents covering the breadth of the UK Financial Sector. They... More


Michael Gove is joined by Tom Delay, CEO of the Carbon Trust, and a number of organisations from a range of sectors to look at how... More

Manufacturing & Services

Nine bespoke documents draw attention to the richness of British Manufacturing. Theresa May is joined by Terry Scuoler, Phillip La... More


Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, opens up about the exciting opportunities presented by Brexit, while Bell Shippi... More


Reviewing events such as the increase in rural tourism, food export growth and the return of Michael Gove, the 2016/17 Agriculture... More


This year’s Technology Review is spread across three documents and covers topics from artificial intelligence to virtual reality a... More


The Chief Executive of the NHS Confederation, Niall Dickson, and Labour MP Luciana Berger introduce examples of best practice from... More

Secondary Education

From the North of England to the South, this series of five documents gives a comprehensive picture of the state of secondary educ... More

Primary Education

Minister of State for School Standards, Nick Gibb, is joined by Labour MP Lucy Powell and a range of primary schools from the acro... More

Construction & Engineering

Phillip Hammond, Greg Clarke, Chris Atkin and Terry Scouler introduce this year’s series of five tailored documents.  Together, th... More


Melanie Leech, CEO of the British Property Federation, and Brian Berry, CEO of the Federation of Master Builders, appear alongside... More

Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

Phillip Hammond and the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Karen Bradley, introduce an Edition which includ... More

Aerospace, Defence & Security

Michael Fallon joins the CEO of ADS, Paul Everitt, and thirteen of the UK’s leading lights in defence, aerospace and security, fol... More

Business & Industrial Strategy

Phillip Hammond and Greg Clarke appear alongside industry leaders such as BSI and the Cordant Group, rising stars like Cashmaster ... More

Work & Pensions

Prime Minister Theresa May and Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, David Gauke, introduce an edition that showcases fourteen... More


In the first Parliamentary Review of the Energy Sector, Theresa May, Greg Clark and Tom Delay, CEO of the Carbon Trust, appear alo... More

Law & Justice

Theresa May and Law Society President Joe Egan appear alongside a small number of relevant individuals and organisations from the ... More


Theresa May and Alok Sharma, the then minister of state for housing, appear alongside a small number of relevant individuals and o... More

Accountancy and Financial Services

Theresa May and Helen Brand, CEO of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, appear alongside a small number of relevant in... More


Theresa May and Professor Ted Baker, the Chief Inspector of Hospitals, appear alongside a small number of relevant individuals and... More