Here’s a round-up of news coverage that the Fair Admissions Campaign has got on day one…
BBC News Online: ‘Ban faith-based school selection’ demands new campaign’
Daily Telegraph: ‘Campaign aims to make faith schools open to all’
The Times: ‘Call to ban selection in faith schools’
BBC Question Time: Question Time came from Blackburn and the following question was asked by an audience member at 12 mins 48 seconds into the programme: ‘Do we help social cohesion by allowing children to be educated segregated along religious grounds’
The Mirror: ‘Campaign to end state school religious discrimination’
Daily Express: Answers to the Question Time question were covered by the Daily Express.
Morning Star: ‘End selections based on faith’
Rationalist Association: ‘Fighting discrimination in school admissions’
Ekklesia: Ekklesia posted five articles in support of the Campaign.