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 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:04:16 +0000 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:04:16 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Trans ‘medication’ putting healthy children at risk http://www.christian.org.uk/news/trans-medication-putting-healthy-children-risk/ Hundreds of gender-confused children are having their health put at risk by NHS-prescribed puberty-blocking hormones, a leading doctor has said.

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Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:05:21 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/trans-medication-putting-healthy-children-risk/
Welsh First Minister: I smacked my children http://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-first-minister-i-smacked-children/ Carwyn Jones, whose Government wants to criminalise parents for smacking their children, says he physically chastised his own kids.

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Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:39:34 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-first-minister-i-smacked-children/
Children mimic celebrities by taking ‘naked selfies’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-mimic-celebrities-taking-naked-selfies/ Children are increasingly taking and sharing explicit images and videos.

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:31:03 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-mimic-celebrities-taking-naked-selfies/
Wales moves to introduce ‘DIY’ abortions http://www.christian.org.uk/news/wales-moves-introduce-diy-abortions/ Women in Wales could soon be allowed to have ‘DIY’ medical abortions, the Welsh Government has announced.

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:35:17 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/wales-moves-introduce-diy-abortions/
Brothel owner boasts: 'Police turn blind eye to what I'm doing' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/brothel-owner-boasts-police-turn-blind-eye-im/ A brothel in central London is being allowed to operate without interference from the police, its owner has told the BBC.

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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:55:04 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/brothel-owner-boasts-police-turn-blind-eye-im/
Trans activists attack free speech with Mumsnet threats http://www.christian.org.uk/news/trans-activists-attack-free-speech-mumsnet-threats/ Transgender activists are targeting companies which advertise on Mumsnet, because the online forum allows people to debate transgenderism.

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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:16:47 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/trans-activists-attack-free-speech-mumsnet-threats/
Commonwealth leaders urged to put freedom of religion at centre of decision making http://www.christian.org.uk/news/commonwealth-leaders-urged-put-freedom-religion-centre-decision-making/ A Christian charity has called on Commonwealth leaders to put freedom of religion “at the heart” of major meetings this week.

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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:58:22 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/commonwealth-leaders-urged-put-freedom-religion-centre-decision-making/
NHS giving thousands of underage girls contraceptive implants http://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-giving-thousands-underage-girls-contraceptive-implants/ Over 10,000 girls under the age of consent – some as young as twelve – have been given contraceptive implants on the NHS in the past two years.

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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:11:27 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-giving-thousands-underage-girls-contraceptive-implants/
Transsexual activist found guilty of Hyde Park assault http://www.christian.org.uk/news/transsexual-activist-found-guilty-hyde-park-assault/ A transsexual activist has been fined over an attack on a woman taking part in a public meeting in central London.

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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:19:26 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/transsexual-activist-found-guilty-hyde-park-assault/
Millennials back marriage, study shows http://www.christian.org.uk/news/millennials-back-marriage-study-shows/ Most single millennials still want to get married, new research has revealed.

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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:44:23 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/millennials-back-marriage-study-shows/
Transgender weightlifter 'puts sporting fairness at risk' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/transgender-weightlifter-puts-sporting-fairness-risk/ Allowing men who identify as women to compete in female weightlifting competitions “runs contrary to the very notion of sporting fairness”, a senior sportswriter has said.

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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:34:44 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/transgender-weightlifter-puts-sporting-fairness-risk/
Dinner party nervousness about pro-life views ‘shows British intolerance’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dinner-party-nervousness-pro-life-views-shows-british-intolerance/ Middle-class embarrassment about people who believe life begins at conception shows how “intolerant social liberalism has become in modern Britain”, a columnist has warned.

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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:34:02 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dinner-party-nervousness-pro-life-views-shows-british-intolerance/
Children forced into modern slavery through drugs http://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-forced-modern-slavery-drugs/ Suspected cases of modern slavery victims in the UK have tripled since 2013, fuelled by inner city children trafficking drugs.

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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:20:15 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-forced-modern-slavery-drugs/
Teachers' union calls for ‘abortion rights’ to be taught in secondary schools http://www.christian.org.uk/news/teachers-union-calls-abortion-rights-taught-secondary-schools/ Abortion should be taught as an “essential element” of the secondary school curriculum, according to the UK’s largest education union.

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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:08:17 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/teachers-union-calls-abortion-rights-taught-secondary-schools/
RC bishop: ‘No death clinics in Guernsey’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/rc-bishop-no-death-clinics-guernsey/ Plans to legalise assisted suicide in Guernsey must be opposed, a Roman Catholic bishop has said.

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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 08:22:24 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/rc-bishop-no-death-clinics-guernsey/
Pro-lifers dismayed as council votes to introduce UK’s first abortion buffer zone http://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-lifers-dismayed-council-votes-introduce-uks-first-abortion-buffer-zone/ Ealing Council’s ban on peaceful pro-life campaigners has been described as a “sad day for women”.

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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:20:02 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-lifers-dismayed-council-votes-introduce-uks-first-abortion-buffer-zone/
Govt confirms: Ofsted will not inspect churches http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-confirms-ofsted-will-not-inspect-churches/ Churches will not be inspected as part of Government attempts to counter extremism, the Department for Education has confirmed.

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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:26:08 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-confirms-ofsted-will-not-inspect-churches/
Organ donations reach record high – under current ‘opt-in’ system http://www.christian.org.uk/news/organ-donations-reach-record-high-current-opt-system/ More people than ever before donated organs in the UK last year, new figures have revealed.

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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:08:14 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/organ-donations-reach-record-high-current-opt-system/
‘Gambling adverts are targeting our children’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-adverts-targeting-children/ Online gambling adverts that are encouraging children to start betting at an early age “should be banned”, according to a newspaper columnist.

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Mon, 09 Apr 2018 14:36:35 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-adverts-targeting-children/
Charles Moore: Must religion always lose in battle with equality? http://www.christian.org.uk/news/charles-moore-must-religion-always-lose-battle-equality/ Religion will come second to ‘equality’ as long as “secularists are allowed to sit in judgment in a kangaroo court”, former newspaper editor Charles Moore has said.

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Mon, 09 Apr 2018 13:04:25 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/charles-moore-must-religion-always-lose-battle-equality/