Tags: Scotland

St Benedict's High School Renfrewshire

Council defends plans to extend selection in Catholic schools

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020

Renfrewshire Council looks set to extend the priority it gives to children who are baptised Catholic for admission to Catholic schools. Read More »

Swimming

Campaigners renew offer to fund Sunday swimming on Lewis

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019

A community group has renewed an offer to pay for Sunday openings of a leisure centre on the Isle of Lewis amid Sabbatarian opposition. Read More »

Council proposes secular remembrance space following NSS intervention

Council proposes secular remembrance space following NSS intervention

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018

The City of Edinburgh Council has proposed creating a new remembrance space without religious symbols following advice from the National Secular Society. Read More »

Scottish education union calls for entitlement to paid religious leave

Scottish education union calls for entitlement to paid religious leave

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018

Scotland's oldest teaching union has called for teachers from non-Christian faiths to be given paid leave on their faiths' holy days. Read More »

‘Pro-life’ group tries to restrict abortion pill use in Scotland

‘Pro-life’ group tries to restrict abortion pill use in Scotland

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018

'Pro-life' campaigners have launched a court bid to block the decision to allow women to take the abortion pill at home in Scotland. Read More »