A Bill to protect freedom of speech and reform the libel laws is to be introduced into Parliament, it was announced in the Queen’s Speech. It is understood that the Bill is likely to be published on Friday. The reform, announced in a brief mention in the Queen’s Speech, was welcomed by campaigners. Read more … Read more Fantastic News for UK Libel reform
Cardinal Keith O’Brien, the UK’s most senior Catholic, sets out his opposition to the Government’s plans to legalise gay marriage. It is not really a surprise … we all knew he was clueless before he proclaimed this stance, he has simply confirmed it. What is bizarre here is that we find that a professional virgin who wears … Read more Cardinal Keith O’Brien announces to media that he is a Homophobic Bigot … not really a surprise.
YouGov, the international internet-based market research firm, has a new poll out. Here is a quick summary of the findings that they published yesterday … 76% Britons say they are ‘not religious’, but 56% say Britain is Christian, & 61% agree it should be Most Britons say that they do not belong to any particular … Read more New Poll: “76% Britons say they are ‘not religious’”
Here is a truly excellent performance by Andrew Copson (Chief Executive of the British Humanist Association), he is to be congratulated for a job well done, he interviews very well and comes across as eloquent, concise and calm. As for Anne Atkins … “I want to live in a confused mishmash of a society that just about works. We … Read more BBC News clip : Andrew Copson of the BHA does a great job debunking the militant secularist claim
As I’m sure you are aware, the Church of England is the officially established Christian church in England, but something has happened that now increases the pressure to change that. First I have a bit of background so that you can get a handle on the current picture. The C of E (to give it … Read more The “Official” religion in the UK under threat
Several UK tabloids have been reporting that a big UK freeze is coming and also claiming … Britain is about to experience an early winter, with snow expected to arrive as soon as next month, forecasters have warned. Temperatures over the next three months will plummet to below average This is coming from headlines in, … Read more UK Weather report – Lots of snow coming!!!