On the web – July 3

Review of the news media with internet links

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
Irish Times
[[] 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
BBC News
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
Christianity Today
[[] 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
Vatican News
[[] 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
The Guardian
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.
Church Times
[[] 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 ]