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Bronwen Maddox with Ruth Davidson at Prospect’s third annual poverty lecture

The Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist party opined on tuition fees, welfare sanctions and more

By Alex Dean  

Bronwen Maddox (right), Prospect's Editor, asks Leader of the Scottish Conservatives Ruth Davidson a question. Julia Unwin (right), Chief Executive of the Joseph Rowntree Fondation, looks on ©Visual Eye

On Monday 8th February, Prospect held its third annual poverty lecture in conjunction with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. The principal guest speaker was Ruth Davidson, Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist…

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