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FOI response suggests Government pressure over creationism at Giant’s Causeway

FOI response suggests Government pressure over creationism at Giant’s Causeway

Posted: Thu, 18 Oct 2012 14:09

A freedom of Information response from the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI) in Northern Ireland suggests that the inclusion of a creationist exhibit at the Giant's Causeway visitor centre was a condition of the near £10 million that was given to the National Trust.

National Trust amends controversial creationism exhibit

National Trust amends controversial creationism exhibit

Posted: Thu, 04 Oct 2012 14:07

The National Trust has amended an exhibit at its Giant's Causeway visitor centre which gave credence to the creationist perspective that the earth was created around 6000 years ago.

National Trust to review creationist material at Giant's Causeway exhibit

National Trust to review creationist material at Giant's Causeway exhibit

Posted: Wed, 18 Jul 2012 14:10

The National Trust has announced plans to review the controversial exhibit in the new Giants' Causeway visitors centre which gives credence to the creationist 'explanation' of the natural phenomenon on Northern Ireland's north Antrim coast.

National Trust puts creationism on show at new visitor centre

National Trust puts creationism on show at new visitor centre

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2012 13:21

The National Trust has come under fire for including an exhibit in the new Giants' Causeway Visitors' Centre acknowledging the creationist view of how the world-famous stones were formed.