Photo above – A passenger at El Part de Llobregat airport in Barcelona. See Irish Times report below.
Ireland left out as EU opens borders to 15 states including Australia, Canada and Japan
[ https://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/europe/ireland-left-out-as-eu-opens-borders-to-15-states-including-australia-canada-and-japan-1.4292678 ]
Special school principals call for more to be built in Northern Ireland
In a letter, a group of special school principals say most are “full beyond capacity”.
[ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-53243114 ]
Boris Johnson pays tribute to ‘inspiring’ response of churches during Covid-19
[ https://www.christiantoday.com/article/boris.johnson.pays.tribute.to.inspiring.response.of.churches.during.covid.19/135114.htm ]
Georg Ratzinger, brother of Pope emeritus Benedict, dies in Regensburg
[ https://www.vaticannews.va/en/church/news/2020-07/georg-ratzinger-death-benedict-xvi-brothers.html ]
Trans people were promised change, but instead they face deepening prejudice
Jayne Ozanne is a member of the government’s LGBT Advisory Panel and Church of England’s General Synod. Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah is rabbi of …
[ https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jul/01/trans-people-prejudice-gender-recognition-act ]
Report on new theological college to be set up in the north west of England.
[ https://www.churchtimes.co.uk/articles/2020/3-july/news/uk/new-theological-college-to-be-set-up-in-the-north-west-of-england ]
Tony Blair on ambition, housework and still living like a prime minister Sunday Times
[ https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/tony-blair-on-ambition-housework-and-still-living-like-a-prime-minister-50qnzmcc5 ]