Youth violence prevention week – “Hard Calls Save lives”

The Metropolitan police have launched a new campaign called “Hard Calls Save lives”. This is a hard-hitting awareness-raising campaign against serious youth violence led by five mothers who have lost their sons to knife crime.

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Christian activist in court over Extinction Rebellion ‘Shell Knows’ Protest

This week, seven people – including a Quaker – charged with £25K worth of criminal damage at Shell’s London HQ are appearing at Southwark Crown Court in London for a jury trial.

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Reverend Jailed for Contempt of Court Over Climate Emergency

Christian Climate Action (CCA) members, Rev Tim Hewes and Ben Buse have been jailed for 14 days each for contempt of court after they glued themselves to court furniture in protest at the Court’s complicity with the government’s lack of action on the climate emergency.

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Step Back premier a poignant lesson to youths amidst spate of stabbings

This weekend as a spate of attacks raged across parts of South London, leaving one person dead and at least 10 injured, Leo Powell premiered his short film Step Back, a drama about youth violence which has been endorsed by the Metropolitan Police.

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Social stigma stands in the way of justice for survivors of rape in Bangladesh

Survivors of rape in Bangladesh and India face almost insurmountable hurdles in fighting for justice – and Christians are victimised even further, says Open Doors UK and Ireland.   The Christian persecution charity has urged caution after Bangladesh

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