Christian Girls Forced to Attend LGBT Assembly

Country: United Kingdom

Date of incident: December 30, 2005

Category: Government Restrictions

Attack against: Morals

Area of case: Education

A group of Christian Year Nine girls at a school in Stoke Newington were forced to remain in an ‘LGBT History Month – assembly’ despite their parents’ wishes that they should not attend. Parents with objections to Christian assemblies are permitted to withdraw their children. Teachers are also permitted to opt out.