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Evangelising in state Primary Schools

Atheism UK received this email from Eva in Scotland. Do our members and supporters have any suggestions on how we should reply? Hello, As an atheist, I am concerned by the increase in the ‘creep’ of religious undertones at my daughters’ state primary school in Scotland. 

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‘This House Believes that Religion is a Force for Good’ – Atheism UK Debate at Exeter University

The motion: ‘This House Believes that Religion is a Force for Good’. Chris Street, President of Atheism UK opposed the motion of the Friday 29th November 2019 debate at Exeter University Debating Society.

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Blasphemy Day, annually on 30th September

INTERNATIONAL BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY or simply “Blasphemy Day”, is held each year on September 30th. It’s a day to show solidarity with those who challenge oppressive laws and social prohibitions against free expression, to support the right to challenge prevailing religious beliefs without fear of violence, arrest, or persecution.

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Atheism UK 2019 AGM

The Atheism UK AGM will be on Saturday 3rd August 2019 in London WC1. At the AGM, the Atheism UK Council will review 2018/19 activities, finances and decide who will sit on the Council in 2019/20.

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Chat with Atheists

Atheism UK has several places for our members and supporters to chat online. Our own forum on this website has over 5000 posts and is open to all atheists. Atheism UK manages a Facebook page (open to anyone) and has open and closed (atheists only) Facebook groups. Visit and start chatting today!

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How religious change is shaping society – 4th July discussion in Westminster, London

Professor Bobby Duffy, a Director at The Policy Institute, King’s College London invites members of Atheism UK to a lecture. Register here.

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Non-religious up by a million; Christians down by 700,000 – each year in Britain.

The number of non-religious people in Britain has increased on average by a million each year in the last seven years, according to the Annual Population Survey from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) released April 2019.

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God causeth all things to happen…?

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William Lane Craig’s First Reason for God – Refuted by Norman Bacrac

Norman Bacrac (1) has been a member of the Council of Atheism UK since 2011 and is a former editor of the Ethical Record (2).       This edited article, first published in the Ethical Record (3), refutes the first of William Lane Craig’s eight reasons for God. In further articles, published at Atheism […]

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“Would today’s ‘wise men’ believe in God?” – BBC1 The Big Questions

Atheism UK was invited to be in the audience. Chris Street Atheism UK President attended the 8th January 2017 show. The topic “Would today’s ‘wise men’ believe in God?” was discussed for 20 minutes.