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Two polls published this week show the Labour Party four points behind the Conservatives on handling the economy. Overall they still lead the other parties but To address this, the two Eds have made...

The number of students scoring the top grades at A Level has dropped again, but an education expert says results are stabilising rather than falling. The amount of students receiving an A grade at A-...

This week the House of Commons finalises its scrutiny of the High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill which authorises expenditure on purchasing land and other prepar The architect of this major developmen...

This week saw the Second Reading debate of the Marriage (Same-Sex Couples) Bill. It ended with a majority of 225 for the Bill but with 58% of Conservative MPs v The Bill now goes into Committee for d...

The Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Nicols is joining the Archbishop of Canterbury alongside Muslim and Jewish leaders at a summit to discuss family friendly Religious and secular opinion formers ...

The Church in Wales, the Church of Scotland, Quakers and peace groups within the Methodist, Baptist and Catholic churches have signed an open letter to the MoD. The Church in Wales, the Church of Sco...

Christian campaign group Safer Media calls for culture shift in wake of Netmums study. Most parents say their sons or daughters are no longer childlike by 12 because of the internet.The new report by...

The Right Reverend Nigel McCulloch lists 16 recommendations to prevent over one and a half million more residents from sliding into deeper crisis. The Bishop of Manchester wants more help for the ci...

'The Blame Game Must Stop' has been put together by the group Church Action on Poverty. A new report is looking to expose the role politicians and the media play in harming those living in poverty.'T...

Exposure to explicit images is linked to a rise in sexual aggression. A new study has found a clear link between the amount of pornography viewed by young people and an increase in risky sexual behav...

That's the verdict of a new parliamentary inquiry into the issue. Low levels of asylum support is pushing thousands of families into poverty.That's the verdict of a new parliamentary inquiry, support...

The 30th British Social Attitudes study reveals that Britain has become more individual and liberal. Christians are a minority in Britain and only half of the population class themselves as religious...

A million men and half a million women have accidentally stumbled across child pornography while surfing the internet. A million men and half a million women have accidentally stumbled across child p...

A new report claims religious people are more likely to carry out charitable acts if the person on the receiving end is of the same faith. We may be keen to help other Christians but a new study sugg...

The Government reshuffle, the first for this Administration, is the headline political news of the week. Under Blair they happened almost annually but Cameron t It might also be that he does not enjo...

Three Judges rejected appeals against the legal position that voluntary euthanasia is murder. Paralysed road accident victim Paul Lamb and family of Tony Nicklinson, who suffered locked-in syndrome a...

A Christian chief executive of a charity that helps people abused in childhood is welcoming the guilty verdicts in the trial of Rolf Harris. This afternoon a jury convicted the 84 year old entertaine...

The former Archbishop of Canterbury has also described the church as having an "appallingly violent attitude" towards homosexuals. A former Archbishop of Canterbury's accused the church of having an ...

This week two items of news grabbed my attention, both involving social change. The first came from the evidence gathered in the 2011 census, published on Tuesd It revealed the UK population has grow...

An author of numerous books and papers on marriage and the state says in countries where gay marriage is legal it has had a detrimental effect on marriage, fami A leading researcher on family policy ...