News and opinion

14 July 2015: July edition of Leicester Secularist (No.69)) - "Muslim 'campaign' against extremism is FEEBLE & TOOTHLESS" - this and many other articles in 16 pages of news, comment and reviews from LSS.

17 April 2015: The Society's Secular Hall Event Programme May-July 2015 can now be downloaded here.

4 April 2015:Details of the Society's Spring Walk have been announced. It will take place on Sunday, April 19, starting at 10.30 am. It will be a 3.5 mile circular walk on tarmac and grassy fields. There will be a few stiles, little mud and a few slopes - hardly hills! The starting point is Ulverscroft Lane, Ulverscroft at the junction with Priory Lane. More details here.

17 March 2015: Non-religious hospital chaplains - The Chaplaincy team at Leicester’s Hospitals have recently secured funding through the Trust’s charity to enhance the support it provides to patients who are not religious. The new post will be introduced for a trial period and will offer spiritual care for all patients with a particular focus on supporting people with no religious belief. Whether or not this will continue will depend on the response to this initiative. All are encouraged to record their views here.

14 March 2015: Leicester Secularist No. 67 - 16 pages of news, comment and reviews from LSS including Muslim opinions, Charlie Hebdo editorial, Religious Privelege and Womens' Education.

12 March 2015: Last year the Equality and Human Rights Commission ()EHRC) called for evidence on religion and belief discrimination in the workplace or service delivery. The resulting report has now been published here.

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Since its foundation in 1851 Leicester Secular Society has campaigned for secularism and against all religious privilege. We are for separation of church and state, and against sectarian state schools.

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