The Christian Institute - Parental freedoms News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/marriage-and-family/parental-freedoms The latest parental freedoms news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:47:12 +0000 Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:47:12 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Welsh Govt: ’Call police if parent smacks child’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-govt-call-police-if-parent-smacks-child/ Mon, 20 Sep 2021 13:58:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-govt-call-police-if-parent-smacks-child/ Chorus of disapproval over Scot Govt trans guidance for schools https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chorus-of-disapproval-over-scot-govt-trans-guidance-for-schools/ Fri, 20 Aug 2021 07:17:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chorus-of-disapproval-over-scot-govt-trans-guidance-for-schools/ MPs call for statutory register for home-educated children https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-statutory-register-for-home-educated-children/ Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:03:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-statutory-register-for-home-educated-children/ Schools Minister: 'I wouldn't support a ban on smacking' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/schools-minister-i-wouldnt-support-a-ban-on-smacking/ Wed, 30 Jun 2021 16:06:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/schools-minister-i-wouldnt-support-a-ban-on-smacking/ NI to consider smacking ban https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-to-consider-smacking-ban/ Thu, 29 Apr 2021 14:25:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-to-consider-smacking-ban/ Peers oppose attempt to ban smacking in England https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peers-oppose-attempt-to-ban-smacking-in-england/ Thu, 18 Mar 2021 10:28:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peers-oppose-attempt-to-ban-smacking-in-england/ Manx home educators welcome withdrawal of draconian Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/manx-home-educators-welcome-withdrawal-of-draconian-bill/ Tue, 23 Feb 2021 15:35:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/manx-home-educators-welcome-withdrawal-of-draconian-bill/ Former Deputy Chief Constable: Smacking ban 'unnecessary and unworkable' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-deputy-chief-constable-smacking-ban-unnecessary-and-unworkable/ Fri, 11 Dec 2020 15:13:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-deputy-chief-constable-smacking-ban-unnecessary-and-unworkable/ Scotland's smacking ban now in force https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotlands-smacking-ban-now-in-force/ Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:17:48 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotlands-smacking-ban-now-in-force/ Call 999 if parent smacks child, says Scot Govt https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-999-if-parent-smacks-child-says-scot-gov/ Tue, 13 Oct 2020 16:30:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-999-if-parent-smacks-child-says-scot-gov/ Scots Govt will enforce smacking ban despite police resource concerns https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-govt-will-enforce-smacking-ban-despite-police-resource-concerns/ Thu, 23 Apr 2020 08:26:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-govt-will-enforce-smacking-ban-despite-police-resource-concerns/ MP seeks to help parents whose children have 'untreatable' conditions https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-seeks-to-help-parents-whose-children-have-untreatable-conditions/ Fri, 20 Mar 2020 08:39:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-seeks-to-help-parents-whose-children-have-untreatable-conditions/ GMB: Two-thirds believe smacking is sometimes OK https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gmb-two-thirds-believe-smacking-is-sometimes-ok/ Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:36:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gmb-two-thirds-believe-smacking-is-sometimes-ok/ Govt pledges not to criminalise smacking in England https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-pledges-not-to-criminalise-smacking-in-england/ Fri, 14 Feb 2020 15:47:15 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-pledges-not-to-criminalise-smacking-in-england/ Welsh smacking ban set to cost £8 million https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-smacking-ban-set-to-cost-8-million/ Wed, 29 Jan 2020 16:55:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-smacking-ban-set-to-cost-8-million/ Plan to criminalise parents who smack their children given green light by Welsh Assembly https://www.christian.org.uk/news/plan-to-criminalise-parents-who-smack-their-children-given-green-light-by-welsh-assembly/ Wed, 22 Jan 2020 13:47:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/plan-to-criminalise-parents-who-smack-their-children-given-green-light-by-welsh-assembly/ Smacking ban will be costly for Scottish police https://www.christian.org.uk/news/smacking-ban-will-be-costly-for-scottish-police/ Thu, 16 Jan 2020 16:50:17 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/smacking-ban-will-be-costly-for-scottish-police/ Seven in ten Scottish councillors oppose smacking ban https://www.christian.org.uk/news/seven-in-ten-scottish-councillors-oppose-smacking-ban/ Mon, 06 Jan 2020 16:53:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/seven-in-ten-scottish-councillors-oppose-smacking-ban/ Welsh councillors overwhelmingly oppose smacking ban https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-councillors-overwhelmingly-oppose-smacking-ban/ Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:35:41 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-councillors-overwhelmingly-oppose-smacking-ban/ Jersey votes to criminalise parents who give their children a mild smack https://www.christian.org.uk/news/jersey-votes-to-criminalise-parents-who-give-their-children-a-mild-smack/ Wed, 11 Dec 2019 16:34:48 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/jersey-votes-to-criminalise-parents-who-give-their-children-a-mild-smack/