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February 08, 2021
Ferdie Rous
New research from the Marriage Foundation think tank has found that the number of married couples in the UK considering divorce has shrunk below pre-covid levels.
February 07, 2021
Allan Scott
Allan Scott, co-creator of The Queen’s Gambit, looks back on his youth as he strolls along the beaches near Pluscarden Abbey.
February 05, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Over 70 organisations signed a letter to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson calling for a public inquiry into the approval of a new deep coal mine in Cumbria.
February 04, 2021
Ferdie Rous
The number of babies aborted with Down's syndrome is expected to rise as Public Health England roll out a controversial screening test across the NHS from June.
February 02, 2021
Ferdie Rous
The case of a Christian actress removed from a lead role in a play over a bible-citing Facebook post has gone to an employment tribunal in London.
February 01, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Police have labelled sectarian graffiti found on a Catholic church in Northern Ireland as a hate crime. They are investigating accordingly.
January 29, 2021
Ferdie Rous
More than half of Britons believe footballer Marcus Rashford is doing a better job of holding the government to account over its coronavirus response than leader of the opposition Sir Keir Starmer.
January 27, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Addressing the Home of Commons, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed the latest plans for Covid restrictions.
January 27, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Following the publication of the report into mother and baby homes in Northern Ireland, the Primate of All Ireland says he is "truly sorry" and asks for "the forgiveness of survivors".
January 27, 2021
Ferdie Rous
As Covid deaths rise above 100,000 in the UK, Cardinal Vincent Nichols offers his prayers for the dead and grieving.
January 26, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Northern Ireland's ruling Executive in Stormont have ordered an independent investigation in to Northern Ireland's mother and baby homes, following the publication of a report today.
January 25, 2021
Ferdie Rous
Sir Edward Leigh MP has called upon the UK Government to protest the ongoing persecution of religious minorities in India.