29 August 2012
Today's press coverage
Telegraph p10, Guardian p14, Independent p7, i p5, Daily
Mail p24, Sun p7, Mirror p2
Many items reporting that "Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the Nobel
laureate and icon of the anti-apartheid struggle, has withdrawn
from a seminar in South Africa in protest at the presence of Tony
Blair and the former prime minister's support for the 2003 Iraq
Guardian p14, Independent p10, Telegraph p2, Express
p28, Metro p10, i p2 and p6
Reports focusing on how "the widow of Tony Nicklinson has said she
hopes his campaign for a change in the law on assisted dying will
continue in his memory".
Maud Robinson, Minister, Unitarians in Edinburgh, on same-sex
Rev Professor Christopher Evans, "Biblical scholar who tried to
interpret the Gospel in the context of the modern world."