Quote of the week;Opinion

17th December 1999 at 00:00
'We are only a few weeks off the year 2000 and you would think the school would agree to be a

little more up to date with its policy. It is sad

that the girls are going to have another winter with cold legs.'

Professor Claire Hale, mother of Jo, who has got the support of

the Equal Opportunities Commission to get Whickham

School, Gateshead, to allow girls to wear trousers.

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