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In order to be active citizens who are equipped to declare Christian truth and demonstrate Christ’s compassion to society we need to make sure we are informed!

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Digital IDs proposed to protect the young

14th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

The Government has announced that one of the plans they are developing to prevent teenagers from accessing pornography online is to issue them with a ‘digital passport’.

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Govt climb-down over FOBT stake reduction delay

14th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

Today the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) announced that the stake cut on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) would now happen by April 2019.

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Govt U-turn on FOBTs leaves out NI

14th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

Today the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) announced that the stake cut on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) would now happen by April 2019.

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Welsh Govt consultation on providing abortion for NI women branded a complete sham

13th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

Public policy charity CARE (Christian Action Research and Education) - which works in both Wales and Northern Ireland -  today slammed the Welsh Government’s public consultation on offering Northern Ireland women abortions as a complete sham, after i

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Govt facing potential defeat over FOBT stake cut delay

13th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

The Government is facing a bruising defeat in the House of Commons next week after Labour MPs, SNPs MPs, Conservative rebels and the DUP signed up to force the Government to accelerate a planned cut to the maximum stake on FOBTs.

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Damning Report shows DFID programmes favoured abortion over maternal health

12th Nov 2018
Rachael Adams

In August the Prime Minister announced the Government will be increasing its funding for ‘family planning services’ in Africa and Asia, pledging £200 million to the Department for International Development (DFID) for the creation of the Women’s Integ

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