COVID-19

 

Please find below a list of our actions related to COVID-19:

 

Catholic Union calls on Government to rule out Covid passports for churches (July 2021)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/07/catholic-union-calls-on-government-to-rule-out-covid-passports-for-churches/ 

 

Letter to Nadhim Zahawi MP: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Letter-to-Nadhim-Zahawi-23.07.21.pdf 

 

Catholic Union welcomes lifting of “arbitrary” cap on Mass attendance in Scotland (April 2021)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/04/catholic-union-welcomes-lifting-of-arbitrary-cap-on-mass-attendance-in-scotland/ 

 

Letter from Scottish Government: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Letter-from-Scottish-Government-28.04.21.pdf 

 

Catholic Union calls for clarity on Scottish church openings (February 2021)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/02/catholic-union-seek-easter-opening-guarantee-for-scottish-churches/ 

 

Catholic Union warns lockdowns risk fundamental rights (January 2021)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/01/catholic-union-warns-lockdowns-risk-fundamental-rights/ 

 

Submitted Evidence: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/01/catholic-union-warns-lockdowns-risk-fundamental-rights/

 

Catholic Union calls for evidence on Scottish church closures (January 2021)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2021/01/catholic-union-calls-for-evidence-on-scottish-church-closures/ 

 

Letter to Nicola Sturgeon: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Letter-to-the-First-Minister-04.01.21.pdf 

 

Reply from Aileen Campbell MSP: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Letter-from-Aileen-Campbell-MSP.pdf 

 

Catholic Union responds to reopening of churches for worship (November 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/11/catholic-union-responds-to-reopening-of-churches-of-worships/ 

 

MPs and peers call for Christmas church guarantee (November 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/11/mps-and-peers-call-for-christmas-church-guarantee/ 

 

Letter from Sir Edward Leigh to PM: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Letter-from-Sir-Edward-and-colleagues-to-the-Prime-Minister-21.11.20.pdf 

 

Sir Edward Leigh’s letter to the Prime Minister (November 2020)

 

Letter from Sir Edward Leigh to PM: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Letter-from-Sir-Edward-to-PM-02.11.20.pdf 

 

Catholic Union responds to new national restrictions in England (October 2020)

 

Statement: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/10/catholic-union-responds-to-new-national-restrictions-in-england/ 

 

Catholics press Charities Minister for extra support (October 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/10/catholics-press-charities-minister-for-extra-support/ 

 

Care homes must not become “shadows in our communities” (June 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/06/care-homes-must-not-become-shadows-in-our-communities/ 

 

Letter to Minister of State for Care: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Letter-to-Helen-Whately-re-care-homes.pdf 

 

Catholic Union calls for churches to open again (May 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/05/catholic-union-calls-for-churches-to-open-again/ 

 

Letter: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Letter-to-Robert-Jenrick-25.05.20.pdf 

 

There’s more to lifting the lockdown than the economy (May 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/05/theres-more-to-lifting-the-lockdown-than-the-economy/ 

 

Catholic Union Research on COVID-19 and Vulnerable Groups (April 2020)

 

Research: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CU-Covid-19-Research_17-04-20.pdf 

 

More support needed for our army of volunteers (April 2020)

 

Article: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/04/more-support-needed-for-our-army-of-volunteers/ 

 

Letter to Robert Jenrick MP: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Letter-to-Robert-Jenrick-MP-23.04.20.pdf 

 

DCMS Reply: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/DCMS-reply-15.06.20.pdf 

 

Catholics call on BBC to broadcast the Mass (March 2020)

 

Article and Reply: https://catholicunion.org.uk/2020/03/catholics-call-on-bbc-to-broadcast-the-mass/ 

 

CUGB Letter to Lord Hall: https://catholicunion.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Letter-to-Lord-Hall.pdf