We are happy to partner with a range of organisations on projects that fit with our wider agenda. The following are the main ways we work with our sponsoring partners:

Events. We host public panel events, keynote speeches and invite-only roundtable discussions with senior politicians and opinion formers, including at the annual Party Conferences.

Research. Our team of researchers and associate fellows produce high-quality research reports with credible policy recommendations.

Business Forum. Organisations can obtain annual membership and benefit from a deep understanding of liberal conservatism and attendance at exclusive events.

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All of our previous and current partners are publicly acknowledged in the relevant reports we publish and in the advertising materials for the events we host. Below is a list of partners for the most recent financial year. Partners from previous years can be found at the bottom of the page.



Affinity Water Limited


Association of Colleges

Barrow Cadbury Fund


Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Cambridge Assessment

Child Poverty Action Group



EDF Energy

Energy Networks Association

Ernst & Young

European Climate Foundation

Future Care Capital

Green Alliance

Hanover Housing Association

Impetus - The Private Equity Foundation

Joseph Rowntree Foundation


Mava Foundation

Mineral Wool Insulation Manufacturers Association

NASUWT The Teachers’ Union

National Citizen Service

National Housing Federation


Natural Resources Defense Council


Oak Foundation

Ombudsman Servuces

Open Society Foundation


Provident Financial


Recruitment & Employment Confederation




Solicitors Regulation Authority

Southern Law Environmental Centre

Study Group UK

The People's Pension

Trade Union Congress

Trust for London

Woodland Trust

Past partners 2014-15 
Past partners 2015-16
Past partners 2016-17 

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