Teachers in England and the UK: Social Indicators page


Published 23/08/2017

Summary of data on teacher numbers, flows and vacancies. Includes 2014/15 UK data on teachers.

Schools and class sizes in England & the UK: Social Indicators page


Published 23/08/2017

Trends in school numbers, sizes and class sizes

New-build housing: construction defects - issues and solutions (England)


Published 23/08/2017

This House of Commons Library briefing paper considers the existing building control regime and customers’ means of redress when faced with defects in newly built housing. It summarises the findings of the All Party Parliamentary Group's 2016 inquiry and recommended actions.

Mental health policy in England


Published 23/08/2017

House of Commons Library briefing on mental health policy in England.

UK Election Statistics: 1918-2017


Published 23/08/2017

This paper presents an overview of election results since 1918. It provides summary results for all elections from 1918 to 2017, focusing on elections to the House of Commons.

Occupational pension increases


Published 22/08/2017

Looks at the requirements on private sector Defined Benefit occupational pension schemes to index and revalue pension benefits and recent debates - including the 2016 consultation on the British Steel Pension Scheme and the 2017 Defined Benefit Pension Scheme Green Paper

Military aid to the Civil Authorities


Published 18/08/2017

When can the armed forces be deployed in the UK? This Commons Library briefing paper looks at Military Aid to the Civil Authorities

Age of Criminal Responsibility Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages


Published 18/08/2017

This Lords Library briefing has been prepared in advance of the second reading in the House of Lords of the Age of Criminal Responsibility Bill [HL] on 8 September 2017.

Brexit and state pensions


Published 18/08/2017

This Commons Library briefing looks at EU law providing for the co-ordination of State Pension entitlement and the possible impact of Brexit

Modern Slavery (Victim Support) Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages


Published 17/08/2017

This House of Lords Library briefing provides information in support of the House of Lords consideration of the Modern Slavery (Victim Support) Bill [HL].