Will Prescott

Senior Researcher

Will Prescott is a Senior Researcher at Bright Blue. He previously worked, among other roles, as a Senior Associate at Nurole and as a civil servant in the South Australian Education Department. He has been published in or appeared on, The Conversation, City AM, CapX, ConservativeHome and Times Radio.
In 2020 Will finished a DPhil (PhD) in history at the University of Oxford on the British Conservative Party and the role of the state between 1929 and 1940. Before this, he completed his undergraduate and master’s degrees at the University of Adelaide, Australia.
Will has written the following reports:

Latest articles from Bright Blue

ArticlesWill Prescott
June 11, 2024

Will Prescott: Why Reform won’t take over the Tories

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April 2, 2024

Will Prescott: Ministers must do more to prepare our homes for a hotter planet – and to bring voters with them

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March 27, 2024

Will Prescott: Want to build more houses? Make them greener

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March 19, 2024

Will Prescott: How Keir Starmer can avoid the sudden rise and fall of Australian Labor Party