Gays expecting;Child File;Briefing;The Week in Education

10th September 1999 at 01:00
A gay couple have paid an American woman pound;200,000 to become a surrogate mother. Essex County Council, which had blocked an adoption application by the couple, said it would not intervene. But Barrie Dewitt and Anthony Barlow may get more than they bargained for - the woman is expecting twins in December.

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