A school choir was forced to withdraw from a Christmas event because organisers branded its carols 'too religious'.(via The Corner)
Around 60 children aged between seven and 11 had spent six weeks practising favourites including Once In Royal David's City and Silent Night for the Corringham Winter Festival.
But they were let down at the last minute when their headteacher was informed their programme did not 'dovetail' with the festival's theme.
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
From the Dec. 12th Daily Mail (U.K.):