12 October 2023, The Tablet

When the cap doesn’t fit

Education – the 50 per cent rule.

When the cap doesn’t fit

St John’s Catholic Primary School in Edinburgh was completed in 2018.
Alamy / Arch White

For more than 12 years, the Catholic Church in England and Wales has refused to build new Catholic schools as long as half the places must be open to children of all faiths or none. Is it time to think again?
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