News & blogs
Are farming households different to other rural households in Wales? A view from the AD|ARC project
12 October 2023
Stuart Neil is the agriculture and rural affairs statistician working within Welsh Government and a steering group member for the ADR UK-funded Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) project. In a blog, Stuart discusses the picture emerging from early work on farming households in Wales and how this can help to inform policy decisions that may benefit the people that live in them.
Ethics in the age of AI: An academic’s perspective
26 September 2023
With only a few tickets remaining to the ADR UK Conference 2023, we conclude our series of blogs exploring the work of its keynote speakers. Beth MacDonald (Engagement Officer, Office for National Statistics) spoke with Professor...
Why we've created ADR UK Flagship Datasets and the Learning Hub
14 September 2023
ADR UK has launched a new Learning Hub together with clearer and more comprehensive information on its flagship datasets. Emily Oliver, Head of Training and Capacity Building at ADR UK, explains the ambition behind these additions to the website.
The power of people: a human geographer’s mission to end homelessness
4 September 2023
As we look forward to the ADR UK Conference 2023, our series of blogs delving into the work of its keynote speakers continues. Beth MacDonald (Engagement Officer, Office for National Statistics) sat down with Professor Peter Mackie from the School of Geography and Planning at Cardiff University, to learn more about his impactful work and keynote presentation. To hear more from Peter and our other keynote speakers, along with a variety of engaging sessions, buy your ticket for the conference.
New data can help inform policies that promote adequate retirement saving
31 August 2023
Helen Miller from the Institute for Fiscal Studies describes in this blog how a project linking tax records to data on private pension saving could benefit those preparing for retirement, particularly the self-employed.