• January 24, 2008

    Tory leader David Cameron has refused to condemn parents who pretend that they have Christian beliefs in order to win places in church schools. His comments came in an interview for the Times newspaper.

  • October 17, 2007

    Almost a quarter of parents in London would lie about their faith to get their children into school, according to a new survey. 23% of London respondents to Children's Society commissioned poll said they would give false information.

  • April 19, 2004

    More than a quarter of parents are willing to lie to get their children into good schools, including pretending to have Christian beliefs a survey has found.