Council votes to continue giving worshippers free parking

Council votes to continue giving worshippers free parking

Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018

The NSS has criticised a council in Surrey which has decided to continue exempting worshippers from parking charges. Read More »

Iceland: 72% support separation of church and state

Iceland: 72% support separation of church and state

Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018

More than seven out of ten Icelanders who have an opinion on the separation of church and state support the idea, a poll has found. Read More »

Pressure on DfE to issue guidance on hijabs and fasting in schools

Pressure on DfE to issue guidance on hijabs and fasting in schools

Posted: Mon, 15 Jan 2018

A highly respected primary school's chair of governors has called for Government guidance on the Islamic headscarf and fasting. Read More »

NSS: Council’s ban on religious offence is an insult to voters

NSS: Council’s ban on religious offence is an insult to voters

Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018

The NSS has called on Belfast City Council to reconsider a ban on "offensive expression" about religious beliefs during council business. Read More »

Secularist conference to explore ‘21st Century RE for All’

Secularist conference to explore ‘21st Century RE for All’

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018

The National Secular Society is to hold a one day conference on reform of religion and belief education in schools, with speakers to include Prof. A. C. Grayling. Read More »

Religious groups should deliver public services “on an equal opportunities basis”

Religious groups should deliver public services “on an equal opportunities basis”

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018

A minister has told the NSS public services must be delivered "on an equal opportunities basis", including by religious groups. Read More »

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