Law and religion round-up – 21st June

And as the nights begin to draw in…

England: places of worship opening for private prayer

Last week, places of worship in England began the process of opening for private prayer. Our web page Coronavirus updates – index has been updated with advice from the Church of England and other faith groups and the latest legislation and guidance.

Wales: places of worship opening for private prayer

On 19 June, the Welsh Government announced that places of worship that wish to reopen for local individuals and households to pray separately may do so from tomorrow, 22 June. Social distancing must be maintained and there must be no gatherings. Continue reading