Britain: More tolerant of gay people, still slightly racist

Dina Rickman@dinarickman
Wednesday 28 May 2014 13:00

The British public's attitude towards homosexuality has dramatically improved in the last three decades - while racism has remained worryingly static.

The latest data from the British Social Attitudes survey shows three per cent of people in the UK describe themselves as very prejudiced, compared to four per cent in 1983.