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Sam Ashworth-Hayes |

Sam Ashworth-Hayes is a journalist at InFacts. He studied economics at the University of York, and is reading for an MPhil in economics at Balliol College Oxford. He previously worked for Full Fact.


Brexit inflation to strain pockets

by Sam Ashworth-Hayes | 11.04.2017

March saw inflation at 2.3% again. Pause in its upward march reflects phases of moon, not evidence that pound’s slump has passed through.


MPs try to muzzle BBC on Brexit

by Sam Ashworth-Hayes | 21.03.2017

The broadcaster let the public down badly during the referendum. It mustn’t let itself be nobbled during the negotiations.

Leave.EU slurs child refugee

by Sam Ashworth-Hayes | 07.03.2017

Pro-Brexit pressure group implied a child refugee was arrested on terror offenses. He wasn’t.