Stephen Cottrell

Bishop offers solution to extremism in schools concerns

Wed 11 Jun 2014
By Sarah McAllister

An Anglican bishop says encouraging chaplains in inner city schools could help reduce the risk of children being radicalised by extremist leaders. 

Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford, claims the state sector could learn from public schools such as Eton.

Speaking to Premier he says better religious education would help too.

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