Out-of-school settings

The Westminster Government is proposing that Ofsted inspect church youth work in England to see if it complies with the vague ‘British values’ test. The Welsh Government is proposing to inspect church youth work in Wales to ensure children are learning “tolerance of different faiths and beliefs” and being protected from “undesirable teaching”.

The plans would apply to any institution which provides instruction to under 19-year-olds for more than 6 hours in any week.

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