Woolwich

  • June 12, 2013

    The Vice-President of the Methodist Conference has expressed solidarity with the Muslim community after reprisal attacks following the murder of Lee Rigby.

  • May 25, 2013

    Nothing justifies the vicious murder of a British soldier that took place on the streets of Woolwich this week. We are right to condemn it. Consistency and integrity mean that we must also speak out against the killing of innocent people by the US and UK government in Afghanistan and elsewhere.

  • May 25, 2013

    On BBC1's important, topical television 'morality and beliefs' show, The Big Questions, next due to air at 12.05pm on Sunday 26 May 2013, a major focus of discussion will be the horrific Woolwich killing and its aftermath.

  • May 24, 2013

    Following the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, the Co-Chairs and Vice-Chairs of the Inter Faith Network for the UK issued a statement today (24 May).

  • May 23, 2013

    In the streets of Woolwich, south-east London, a brutal murder took place yesterday (22 May). Pictures and eyewitness accounts suggest that a man was hacked to death in broad daylight and those responsible for this horrific crime were arrested shortly afterwards. While this was a tragedy for the victim, his family and friends and a shock to the local community, the reaction by some in government risks spreading unnecessary panic.