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Court: Court of Arches

Court of Arches finds refusal of Irish-only inscription on Coventry family’s gravestone was discriminatory

In the matter of an Application for a Faculty for a memorial in the Churchyard of St Giles, Exhall, Diocese of Coventry

A Church of England appeal court, the Court of Arches, has considered an appeal concerning the wording on an Irish family’s gravestone. Margaret Keane died in 2018, aged 73. She was born in Ireland but moved to England in the 1950s and made a new life in Coventry. She met and married Irishman Bernard (Bernie) […]