Yearly Archives: 2007

The Sutton Trust’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations

The Sutton Trust held its 10th anniversary celebrations at the Banqueting House on the evening of Monday 15th October. Five-hundred guests - including Cabinet Ministers, Parliamentarians, philanthropists and representatives from schools, universities and Trust-supported projects - heard the Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, describe the work of the Trust as an "inspiration to all of us [which] has won over these ten years the huge respect and admiration of the whole of the British community."

2017-07-05T12:44:51+01:00December 1st, 2007|Categories: Our news, Press releases|

Educational interventions offer excellent financial returns

Educational initiatives which are well targeted - particularly at key junctures in young people's educational careers - produce benefits worth an average £15 for every £1 spent, according to a new report based on an analysis by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management consulting firm.

2017-07-05T12:47:37+01:00October 10th, 2007|Categories: Press releases|

Call for cross party commission to increase social mobility in the UK

Sir Peter Lampl, Chairman of the Sutton Trust, called on the Government to set up an independent cross-party commission to examine the reasons for UK's very low social mobility, and how it can be addressed. His call came in an interview with John Humphrys on BBC Radio 4's Today programme which is devoting a week to social mobility issues.

2018-02-06T12:06:14+01:00May 1st, 2007|Categories: Our news, Press releases, Profiles, Speeches and Interviews|
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