So how many people have heard of or seen this?
It’s a Private Members’ Bill which had its first reading recently & appears to be an attempt to ban the burka in England & Wales. I say recently, it was summer this year. Ã‚Â As such, I suppose it’s no longer news are there is little chance thatÃ‚Â ToryÃ‚Â MP, Philip Holborne, will ever get it passed into law. But as I only just came across the details I’ll give it an airing.
The proposed law would make it an offence to wear in public, with a few exceptions such as health & safety equipment, a face covering the main purpose for which is to hide the face. It seems the only exceptions on the grounds of religion would be at a place of worship, rather than anywhere else in public.
I guess it’s similar to the changes made to the laws in France.
Anyone have any thoughts on the matter?