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Want to prevent “unauthorised encampments”? Provide enough pitches!

Yesterday morning, there was a debate in Westminster Hall entitled ‘Illegal Gypsy and Traveller Encampments: Bedfordshire’. This debate comes after two other recent debates on this topic, on the 9th October … Read more

Open letter to the Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

I heard Monday’s parliamentary debate on Gypsies and Travellers with dismay but not surprise. A few MPs grasped the wider issues intelligently but most used six hours of parliamentary time … Read more

FFT’s response to the Race Disparity Audit

On 10th October 2017, the government launched its Race Disparity Audit website entitled ‘Ethnicity Facts and Figures’. The aim of the Race Disparity Audit is to find information about the … Read more