Across the country, half a million people are preparing to start their undergraduate degrees. On average, one in 10 UK undergraduates will drop out of university before their second year of study. But in some institutions, that figure is as high as one in four. FactCheck looks at which universities – and which subjects –…
Net migration from the EU is down 40 per cent on last year. FactCheck looks at the figures.
The government has published two papers on its approach to the ECJ after Brexit. But there are plenty of unanswered questions. FactCheck investigates.
FactCheck looks at what we know about the ethnicity of sexual abuse gangs.
What are UK graduates up to three years after they finish they degrees?
White students are twice as likely to get into Oxbridge as black applicants. And what about the school you went to? FactCheck looks at which types of applicant are most successful at the UK’s most famous universities.
Charity spending has long been the subject of media scrutiny. How much do organisations spend on their charitable activities? FactCheck investigates.
Men from the poorest 20% of families are twice as likely to be single in their 40s as their richer counterparts. What’s going on?
It’s been ten years since the financial crisis began. FactCheck looks at three ways millennials are feeling the effects of the crash.
Unemployment is at its lowest level since 1975, the number of “zero hours contracts” is at a record-high at over 900,000. FactCheck looks at the figures.
The government’s benefit cap policy was ruled to be unlawful in June. But new figures show more single parents are subject to the cap than before. FactCheck investigates.
FactCheck takes a look at 10 key Tory U-turns since the election was called.
Labour say childcare costs are up 50 per cent since 2010. But they’re not comparing like-for-like data.
Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that a Labour government would leave the single market because remaining in it is ‘dependent on membership of the EU’. Commentators have been quick to point out that there are four countries in the single market that are not members of the EU. But is there more going on here…
Nigel Farage said we won’t owe money to the EU after 2020. That’s not quite the full picture. FactCheck explains why.