Blogs

1 May 2015

Christian Aid has welcomed the Church of England’s decision to divest from the most polluting fossil fuel companies.

30 Apr 2015

David Cameron's 'tax lock' pledge is not just an electoral gimmick, says Jill Segger. She argues that it is revealing of the long-standing failure of the Left to counter a view of tax as a no more than a burden to be avoided or evaded.

30 Apr 2015

Nigel Farage has just launched UKIP's 'Christian manifesto' promising to put up a "muscular defence of our Christian heritage". Whether Christians in Britain want to be muscularly defended by Nigel Farage is another matter.

30 Apr 2015

With one week to go before the election, cyclists are travelling around arms companies and visiting Parliament today to say “Cut Trident, not public services”.

30 Apr 2015

Analysis by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) shows how severe the impacts of Conservative cuts for low-paid families with children will be , says the TUC.

30 Apr 2015

The UK’s Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) has ordered intelligence agency GCHQ to destroy illegally collected communications of a Libyan rendition victim.

29 Apr 2015

Around one thousand Quakers will be heading to Friends House in London this week (1 – 4 May) for Yearly Meeting.

29 Apr 2015

The Central Finance Board of the Methodist Church, which manages investments of £1.1 billion for the Church, has announced a new investment policy on climate change.