Andrew Copson, chair of Humanists UK is coming over to the
island again at the end of March. His
topic for discussion is secularism.
Tynwald recently decided the bishop of Sodor and Man could keep his voting rights.
are concerned about sex education being delivered in island schools by
a religious organisation. We feel it should be done by qualified
teachers in a secular manner.
New NHS obligation to provide equal pastoral care to non-religious in England
A New Settlement for Religion and Belief in schools...
Religious Education Advisory Committee (REAC) becomes more inclusive
Muriel Garland of Isle of Man
Freethinkers now attends meetings
A new Education Act is being prepared to go before Tynwald.
Humanism 4 Schools - Teaching Resources/Educational Videos on YouTube!
Marriage and Civil Registration
Civil partnerships and marriages are now permitted on the Isle of Man.
Some hetero sexual couples have come over for partnership ceremonies.
Living wills are valid on the Isle of Man. See our Living Wills page for more information.