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The headteacher said girls and boys ‘can choose whether they wear skirts, pinafores, shorts or trousers’

Initial proposals sought to “shift the balance” away from the pharmacists’ conscience rights

The priests will serve the archdiocese of Westminster

The BMA passed the motion by a two-thirds majority, against the wishes of around 1,500 doctors

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Bishop Peter Shao Zhumin was taken ‘on a trip’ by officials and prevented from assuming diocesan duties

Police found the body of the 33-year-old priest on the beach at Dunbar on Friday. The cause of death is currently unknown.

Fr Paddy O’Kane said shorter homilies might encourage families to come back to church

Doctors have criticised the ‘extreme’ proposal, saying it would ‘severely damage’ the reputation of the British Medical Association