Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2012
York City Council has made exemptions for churches from controversial new parking restrictions.
Posted: Fri, 06 Jan 2012
More local authorities have announced proposals to cut free and subsidised transport for pupils attending "faith schools".
Posted: Fri, 16 Dec 2011
The rush by local authorities in England to cut transport subsidies to faith schools has brought a reaction from the Prime Minister, David Cameron, who says he will consult with the Education Secretary to see what can be done to "enhance faith-based education".
Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2011
Local Councils in Wakefield, West Yorkshire and Hartlepool are consulting on scrapping discretionary free bus passes for children who choose to attend a religious school rather than the nearest school to their home. Wakefield anticipates it will have to save £67m over the next four years.
Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2011
As local authorities around the country cut subsidised transport to religious schools, the Catholic establishment is increasingly panicking about the effect this will have on Catholic schools.
Posted: Fri, 10 Jun 2011
The Catholic Education Service of England and Wales is taking legal advice over the scrapping by local authorities of free or subsidised transport for faith school pupils.