Is there a difference between marriage and cohabitation? Marriage Foundation and the Sunday Times jointly hosted debate at the News Building on January 8th, entitled, “Is there a difference between marriage and cohabitation: should all cohabiting couples be treated the same?”. The debate was chaired by John Humphrys from BBC Radio 4’s Today programme. Speakers […]
Family breakdown costs £50bn a year
When couples split up, families move from one to two households. Poverty is a common outcome that affects children. Six out of ten lone parents are supported by the state compared to one out of ten couple parents. That's where most of the £50bn is spent.