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The Scottish government’s scheme ins to appoint a Named Person responsible for the welfare of each child

Catholic Education Service backs call for schools to regularly consult parents on sex education programmes

The ONS may even include civil partnerships: marriage statistics could provide figures only on “legally recognised partnerships”: its statistics will be meaningless

Refusing to acknowledge or punish a child’s bad behaviour is not ‘positive’ parenting

Giving girls as young as 13 the contraceptive Pill without their parents’ knowledge is yet another hugely misguided policy. Time for a change of approach?

Why isn’t abstinence suggested occasionally?

The rise in teenage pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases among young people shows that the Government strategy is misdirected