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A ‘New Magna Carta’: time for a written constitution?

A ‘New Magna Carta’: time for a written constitution?

Posted: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:09

As the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta approaches, has the time come for the UK to have a written constitution? And if so, what form should it take?

Secularist of the Year prize fund donated to girls’ education in honour of Malala Yousafzai

Secularist of the Year prize fund donated to girls’ education in honour of Malala Yousafzai

Posted: Sat, 23 Mar 2013 15:42

The National Secular Society has donated its Secularist of the Year prize fund to a global charity campaigning to ensure girls everywhere have equal access to education.

Last chance to grab your place at Secularist of the Year 2013

Last chance to grab your place at Secularist of the Year 2013

Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2013 13:24

There's just over a week to go until Secularist of the Year. If you haven't already done so, please book your place today, and join us as we celebrate secularism and award the Irwin Prize to a very worthy winner.

Leading Nigerian human rights advocate Leo Igwe to visit London

Leading Nigerian human rights advocate Leo Igwe to visit London

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2013 11:25

Leo Igwe, Nigeria's most prominent humanist and human rights activist will visit London later this month to giving a talk on 'Breaking the taboo of atheism in black communities'.

Michael Cashman MEP to present this year's Secularist of the Year award

Michael Cashman MEP to present this year's Secularist of the Year award

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2013 20:56

This year's Irwin Prize for Secularist of the Year will be presented by the tireless campaigner for equality and Human Rights, Michael Cashman MEP.

Trial of Bradlaugh and Besant to be examined in new play

Trial of Bradlaugh and Besant to be examined in new play

Posted: Fri, 22 Feb 2013 06:22

A new play by Derek Lennard, The Fruits of Philosophy (Such a scandal!) which examines secularism and free thought in Victorian Britain will be presented at Conway Hall on Friday 15 March at 7.30pm.

Secularist of the Year – make sure you’re there!

Secularist of the Year – make sure you’re there!

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 16:16

Tickets are still available for the premier secular event of the calendar – Secularist of the Year. Make sure you're there!

Secularist of the Year 2013 – tickets on sale now

Secularist of the Year 2013 – tickets on sale now

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 09:29

Tickets for the 2013 Secularist of the Year event are now on sale. Nominate your Secularist of the Year!

Secularism 2012: a great success

Secularism 2012: a great success

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:53

The National Secular Society's "Secularism 2012" conference — held in London last Saturday — was pronounced an outstanding success by delegates from all over the country and around the world.

Dawkins to speak at conference on Secularism

Dawkins to speak at conference on Secularism

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2012 11:57

Professor Richard Dawkins has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at The National Secular Society's "Secularism 2012" conference, which will take place in central London on Saturday 22 September.