The Catholic Union, in conjunction with the Catholic Medical Association, has responded to the Department of Health’s consultation on introducing “opt-out” consent for organ and tissue donation in England. To read the response please click on the link below.
The Catholic Union has responded to the Call for Evidence from the Department of Education on Relationships and Sex Education. To read the response please click on the link below.
CUCT Lecture on “Cakes, Conscience and Freedom” (1 March 2018).
Please click to read the lecture outline and press release.
The Catholic Union has responded to the Home Office Abortion Clinics Protest Review and to Lambeth Council’s consultation on the making of a Public Spaces Protection Order. You can read the submissions, by clicking on the document titles below.
The Catholic Union has made a submission to the United Nations Human Rights Committee opposing the inclusion of a right to abortion in the Committee’s draft General Comment on the right to life (Article 6 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights).
The Catholic Union submitted evidence to the new House of Lords Select Committee on Citizenship and Civic Engagement focusing on freedom of religion as a fundamental British value.
The full text of the Craigmyle Lecture given on 5 October 2017 by the Rt Hon Baroness Scotland QC is as follows:
The text of the press release prepared by the Commonwealth Secretariat is at:
The Catholic Union Charitable Trust has announced the winners of the 2017 Catholic Young Writer Award.catholic young writer award announcement 2017
Please click to read the CUGB Newsletter August 2017.