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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Unregulated accommodation to be banned for vulnerable children

A ban on placing vulnerable children under the age of 16 in unregulated accommodation will come into force in September, the Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced, as part of a series of reforms to drive up standards in children’s social care.

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Landmark Government proposals to strengthen free speech at universities

Tougher legal measures to strengthen free speech and academic freedom at universities in England have been announced by the Education Secretary today (16 February), to stamp out unlawful ‘silencing’ on campuses.

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Government pledge on sexual violence “an important milestone”

Open Doors UK & Ireland’s CEO has welcomed a new Government declaration condemning sexual violence in conflict. Henrietta Blyth has hailed it ‘an important milestone in recognising the vulnerabilities of both faith and gender’.  Her

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