A special edition of The Big Questions focusing on the Church of England's failure to reach agreement over women bishops. Nicky Campbell asks, 'Should Parliament force the Church of England to appoint women bishops?' Amongst those taking part in the live debate from Harris Academy in Peckham, are Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, speaker's chaplain, queen's chaplain and Hackney vicar; the Mail on Sunday columnist, Peter Hitchens; Ruth Gledhill, religion correspondent on The Times; Christina Rees, leading campaigner for women bishops and Synod member; Ben Bradshaw MP; and Rev George Pitcher, journalist and former public affairs advisor to the archbishop of Canterbury.
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Locations we will be visiting include:
Jan 6th Peckham, both in the morning and the afternoon for a recorded special
Jan 20th Glasgow