Papers

Summary of Global Britain discussion

In response to the CPF discussion on Global Britain, we received submissions from 137 CPF groups, representing 165 constituencies plus five Conservatives Abroad groups and at least 1232 members. This represents the highest response rate since the CPF relaunched after the 2015 general election. In addition, over 3,500 Party members participated in an online poll based on question seven.

Feedback on Digital Age discussion

Thank you to you and the broader CPF network for sharing their perspectives. As you know, the Government is making a number of investments in Digital through the Industrial Strategy as well as actions across many other departments. We are also looking at the risk of harm from the Internet, and the potential actions to prevent or mitigate these.

Sustaining Democracy Discussion Paper

How can we strengthen the Union, ensuring that the government serves people in every part of the UK? How can we encourage more people, especially young people, to participate in our democracy? Our second policy discussion of 2019 encourages us to reflect on Sustaining Our Democracy.

Summary of Disability & Inclusion Discussion

In response to our discussion on disability and inclusion, we received submissions from 89 CPF groups representing 106 constituencies and at least 664 members across the country. Of these, 1-in-8 were non-members, while about 1-in-5 were aged under-40.

Global Britain discussion paper

What should Britain’s role be in the world? How can we maximise our soft power through our aid, trade, and security commitments? How can we make ourselves safer and create more trade in a dangerous world? Our first policy discussion paper of 2019 is looking at Global Britain.

Feedback on Health & Social Care discussion

The CPF’s Health and Social Care discussion was very helpful, so thank you to you and the broader CPF network for sharing such a rich set of perspectives. As you know, the NHS is the Government’s highest spending priority and social care an area where the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is preparing to publish a significant Green Paper. From the number of CPF groups contributing these are clearly topics that members also feel strongly about.

Summary of Digital Age Discussion

In response to our discussion on the challenge and opportunities of the digital age, we received submissions from 97 CPF groups representing 127 constituencies and at least 851 members across the country, a similar level of engagement to the recent environment policy discussion. Since last year’s general election a total of 218 CPF groups, 261 constituencies and at least 2,877 members have participated in CPF policy discussions.

CPF Groups meet PM at No.10

Following the CPF's recent discussion on health and social care, 15 CPF members from 8 CPF Groups last week joined the CPF Champion for Health, Dr Luke Evans, to participate in a roundtable discussion on social care at Number 10 Downing Street.

Disability & Inclusion Discussion Paper

We are delighted that the Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, Sarah Newton MP, has recorded a short video to help launch this important policy discussion paper on disability and inclusion. Watch the video and download the paper and associated documents.

Summary of Health and Social Care Discussion

In response to our discussion on health and social care, we received submissions from 124 CPF groups representing 150 constituencies and at least 1199 members across the country. This represents the largest number of submissions since the 2015 general election (and possibly ever) and more than 10 per cent above the average number of participants.