St Thomas Becket

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Wales lockdown isn’t only absurd; it denies freedom of religion

Tomorrow is your birthday. You've received a card from your Mum every single year of your life, without fail, even when you were abroad, and even when she was very ill in hospital. She's thoughtful like that: she plans ahead.…

The martyrdom of Thomas Becket

  On this day in 1170 Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, was murdered by the knights of King Henry II in Canterbury Cathedral. It was muddled politics and religion -…