How one faith school is tackling homophobic bullying

Paddy Storrie, deputy head of St George’s school in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, was sickened when he read in that children in faith schools were more likely to be subject to homophobic bullying.

“I just thought: if there’s a member of the school community that might be having an utterly miserable time, it was our Christian duty to do something about it”, he said.

Today the school will receive a national award for the way it tackles homophobic bullying.

Read more about this story in the Independent.