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
We are planning to organise a 2 day Pastoral Care training course run by the BHA.
Get in touch if you would like details of what is involved.
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
Humanism 4 Schools - Teaching Resources/Educational Videos on YouTube!
Marriage and Civil Registration
Civil partnerships are now permitted on the Isle of Man despite Eddie Lowey's fear of 'wacky weddings': www.gov.im/registries/general/civilregistry/partnerships.xml
Some hetero sexual couples have come over for partnership ceremonies.
The island is the only place in the British Isles where these are permitted.
Living wills are valid on the Isle of Man. See our Living Wills page for more information.