Marital strife

17th November 2000 at 00:00
THE Government's publication, Married Life, to be launched next year, extolling the virtues of marriage, has been criticised by single-parent organisations and some MPs.

Katherine Stinso of lone-parent support charity Gingerbread said: "Promoting marriage in this way is a cultural throwback. It feeds into the stereotype that there is a hierarchy of relationships."

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