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Police at protest outside Herefordshire school

By James Thomas

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    Police are in attendance at a protest outside a Herefordshire secondary school over its controversial sex education lessons.
  • • The Catholic sex and relationship resource A Fertile Heart, which has the approval of the Archdiocese of Cardiff, says contraception is wrong, that gay and lesbian people cannot marry and must abstain from sex
  • • It also says that men were ‘created to initiate sexual relationships’ and women to be ‘receiver-responders’
  • • Herefordshire Council's children and families cabinet member Felicity Norman, says she has serious concerns about the use of The Fertile Heart in any of the county’s schools. chiefs have serious concerns over a sex and relationship resource which is being taught at St Mary’s Roman Catholic High School in Lugwardine
  • • West Mercia Police are in attendance at the protest