Sam Royston

Dr Sam Royston is Marie Curie’s Director of Policy and Research. Sam was previously Policy Director at The Children’s Society, and is also a former chair of the End Child Poverty coalition.

Prior to that, Sam completed his PhD in the Social Policy department at the University of York, at which point he was also an advisor at a Citizens Advice Bureau. He is also the author of Broken Benefits: What’s Gone Wrong with Welfare Reform.


Facilitator Dr Kathryn Mannix, Good Grief Bristol
Mon 31st Jan - 12:00 pm

Are We Ready for Conversations about Death + Dying?

Thu 3rd Feb - 12:00 pm

Bereavement: Experiences of Carers, Family and Services