The Christian Institute - England & Wales News http://www.christian.org.uk/news/england-wales The latest england & wales news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:33:50 +0000 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:33:50 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Sinister Down's test could be extended to Wales http://www.christian.org.uk/news/sinister-downs-test-extended-wales/ A controversial new technique for screening unborn babies for Down’s syndrome is being considered by Public Health Wales (PHW).

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:00:54 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/sinister-downs-test-extended-wales/
ITV show challenges BPAS over no-limits abortion campaign http://www.christian.org.uk/news/itv-show-challenges-bpas-no-limits-abortion-campaign/ An abortion boss’s support for a radical change in abortion law has been met with dismay on ITV’s Loose Women.

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:44:33 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/itv-show-challenges-bpas-no-limits-abortion-campaign/
‘I lost my son to skunk cannabis’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-lost-son-skunk-cannabis/ A mother has warned of the dangers of skunk – a potent strain of cannabis which has destroyed the mental health of her son.

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:48:34 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-lost-son-skunk-cannabis/
Ofsted’s complaints process ‘unfair’, says High Court judge http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ofsteds-complaints-process-unfair-says-high-court-judge/ A High Court judge said that schools’ regulator Ofsted’s complaints process is “unfair” as he quashed a report which would have put a London school into special measures.

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:53:28 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ofsteds-complaints-process-unfair-says-high-court-judge/
‘Government must act to curb damaging impact of FOBTs’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/government-must-act-curb-damaging-impact-fobts/ The Government has been urged to take action on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) by a former Cabinet Minister.

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 07:48:36 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/government-must-act-curb-damaging-impact-fobts/
Equalities minister to push for pro-LGBT sex and relationships education http://www.christian.org.uk/news/equalities-minister-push-pro-lgbt-sex-relationships-education/ The new relationships and sex education subjects should be “LGBT-inclusive”, the Minister for Equalities has said.

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:18:39 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/equalities-minister-push-pro-lgbt-sex-relationships-education/
Kids being excluded for sexual misconduct, schools reveal http://www.christian.org.uk/news/kids-excluded-sexual-misconduct-schools-reveal/ Over 500 schoolchildren have been excluded for sexual misconduct such as watching pornography, new figures have shown.

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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:01:36 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/kids-excluded-sexual-misconduct-schools-reveal/
Arlene Foster: I’m not changing my mind on marriage or abortion http://www.christian.org.uk/news/arlene-foster-im-not-changing-mind-marriage-abortion/ DUP leader Arlene Foster is rejecting pressure to introduce same-sex marriage and abortion in Northern Ireland, saying her support for traditional marriage and the unborn is resolute.

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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:03:06 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/arlene-foster-im-not-changing-mind-marriage-abortion/
Feminist campaigner tears into worldwide efforts to sanitise prostitution http://www.christian.org.uk/news/feminist-campaigner-tears-worldwide-efforts-sanitise-prostitution/ Far from being an empowering ‘human right’, prostitution puts women at risk of human trafficking, organised crime, and death, a prominent feminist has warned.

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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:03:41 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/feminist-campaigner-tears-worldwide-efforts-sanitise-prostitution/
Twins born at 24 weeks after mum told survival was 'unlikely' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/twins-born-24-weeks-mum-told-survival-unlikely/ Twins born just after the abortion limit of 24 weeks have overcome all medical forecasts and are now doing well.

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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 15:57:02 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/twins-born-24-weeks-mum-told-survival-unlikely/
BBC continues campaign to promote 'damaging gender ideology' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-continues-campaign-promote-damaging-gender-ideology/ The BBC is continuing to broadcast a one-sided view of transsexualism that will “further endanger the minds of young children”, The Christian Institute has warned.

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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 12:53:10 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-continues-campaign-promote-damaging-gender-ideology/
'Send me nudes' sexting sign in women’s fashion store removed http://www.christian.org.uk/news/send-nudes-sexting-sign-womens-fashion-store-removed/ A pink neon sign encouraging young women to share nude images of themselves has been removed after thousands of people complained.

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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:47:49 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/send-nudes-sexting-sign-womens-fashion-store-removed/
National Trust U-turns hours after 'wear badge or quit' threat http://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-u-turns-hours-wear-badge-quit-threat/ The National Trust has backed down after an outcry over its treatment of volunteers who declined to promote the LGBT agenda – even though its leader had given helpers an ultimatum hours earlier.

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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:16:43 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-u-turns-hours-wear-badge-quit-threat/
Drug deaths reach record high in England and Wales http://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-deaths-reach-record-high-england-wales/ Drug-related deaths reached a record high in England and Wales last year, new figures have revealed.

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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 08:38:21 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-deaths-reach-record-high-england-wales/
National Trust volunteers hidden from the public if they decline LGBT rainbow http://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-volunteers-hidden-public-decline-lgbt-rainbow/ National Trust volunteers at a country house who decline to promote the LGBT agenda are being told they cannot meet the public.

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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 14:43:53 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-volunteers-hidden-public-decline-lgbt-rainbow/
Commentators warn against Govt’s 'deeply confusing' trans proposals http://www.christian.org.uk/news/commentators-warn-govts-deeply-confusing-trans-proposals/ The Government’s aim of making it easier to ‘change sex’ has prompted more commentators to speak out on the issue of transsexualism.

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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:45:43 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/commentators-warn-govts-deeply-confusing-trans-proposals/
Govt should take action to tackle online gambling http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-take-action-tackle-online-gambling/ The Government should act to curb the excesses of the online gambling industry, a former Prime Minister’s speechwriter has said.

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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 13:19:05 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-take-action-tackle-online-gambling/
Women’s rights campaigners: Govt transsexualism push threatens safety http://www.christian.org.uk/news/womens-rights-campaigners-govt-transsexualism-push-threatens-safety/ Women’s safety would be threatened if the Government pushes ahead with plans to change laws on transsexualism – but there is a climate of fear stopping more people speaking out, activists have warned.

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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 08:49:07 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/womens-rights-campaigners-govt-transsexualism-push-threatens-safety/
Bereaved brother exposes the terrible consequences of drug-driving http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bereaved-brother-exposes-terrible-consequences-drug-driving/ A teenager whose brother was killed by a drug-driver has urged people to stop anyone they see under the influence of drugs from driving because it can save lives.

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Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:14:08 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bereaved-brother-exposes-terrible-consequences-drug-driving/
Hundreds of kids prescribed dangerous puberty-blockers http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hundreds-kids-prescribed-dangerous-puberty-blockers/ Soaring numbers of young people are being prescribed puberty-blocking drugs by ‘gender identity specialists’.

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Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:38:52 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hundreds-kids-prescribed-dangerous-puberty-blockers/