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The British Humanist Association (BHA) is sad to announce the death of its Patron, Paul Rose, a former MP and a lifelong campaigner against fascism. He died yesterday in his home.
Warwick University Students’ Union has announced today that it has reversed a previous decision to stop the ex-Muslim human rights activist Maryam Namazie from speaking at an event to be hosted by Warwick Atheists, Secularists, and Humanists, issuing an unequivocal apology.
More pupils attend collective worship in CofE schools each morning than people attend CofE churches each week
In the wake of new Church of England statistics showing that average weekly church attendance has dropped below one million in England for the first time, the British Humanist Association (BHA) has revealed that more people are now being educated in state-funded CofE schools, attending compulsory Anglican worship every day, than attend CofE churches each week.
The Law Commission have today published their scoping review of marriage law in England and Wales which examines whether the current framework is fair and coherent for enabling people to marry. It has concluded that existing marriage law is unnecessarily restrictive and outdated and calls for total reform.