School bans designer coats to stop ‘poverty shaming’

Featured
48 48 Vibes 0 Comments

A school in Merseyside has banned pupils from wearing expensive designer coats in a bid to stop “poverty-shaming” among its students. 

In a letter to parents, Woodchurch High School in Birkenhead said pupils would not be allowed to wear branded coats such as Moncler, Pyrenex and Canada Goose. 

Head teacher Rebekah Phillips said pupils and parents supported the move. 

However, some people on Twitter have called the ban “absolutely ridiculous”. 

The labels banned by the school include children’s sizes which sell for between £400 and £1,000. 

The ban will be introduced after the Christmas holidayst



Read Full Article
Source
ew

What to Read Next

Missy Elliott Becomes First Female Hip-Hop Artist To Be Inducted Into The Songwriters Hall Of Fame
Random

Missy Elliott Becomes First Female Hip-Hop Artist To Be Inducted Into The Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Five time Grammy winner, Rapper singer and songwriter Missy Elliott is set to become the first woman in…

World’s Richest Person Jeff Bezos Announces Divorce After 25 Years Of Marriage
Trending

World’s Richest Person Jeff Bezos Announces Divorce After 25 Years Of Marriage

World’s richest man and amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his wife of 25 years, MacKenzie are set to…

Disney Fires Johnny Depp from Pirates Of The Caribbean Saves $90 Million.
Featured

Disney Fires Johnny Depp from Pirates Of The Caribbean Saves $90 Million.

Johnny Depp aka Captain Jack Sparrow, one of the most-loved Disney character has been fired from the Pirates…

VIDEO: Yemi Sax – Afrobeat Sax
Videos

VIDEO: Yemi Sax – Afrobeat Sax

Following the release of his 7th studio compilation album “Afrobeat Sax”, The Nigeria’s sax guru, Yemi Sax has…

Nike’s React Element 55 Surfaces In “Olive”
Footwear

Nike’s React Element 55 Surfaces In “Olive”

Nike‘s React Element 55 has just received another popular and sweet colorway in “Olive.” This time, the new…

Nike’s Air Force 1 Low Receives A Premium Winter Makeover
Footwear

Nike’s Air Force 1 Low Receives A Premium Winter Makeover

Nike recently gave the Air Force 1 Low Premium a makeover to combat the season. A proper option…

Nike Celebrates 20 Years of Working With FC Barcelona With New Jersey
Sport

Nike Celebrates 20 Years of Working With FC Barcelona With New Jersey

Nike and FC Barcelona have partnered since 1998, a 20-year period that has been a golden era of…

Artist Buys $730,000 Banksy & Reveals Plan to Paint Over It
Art

Artist Buys $730,000 Banksy & Reveals Plan to Paint Over It

An American Artist Ron English, who just bagged himself a Banksy for the sweet sum of $730,000 has…

VIDEO: Mr P – Zombie ft. Simi
Videos

VIDEO: Mr P – Zombie ft. Simi

Mr P has consistently dish out new songs all through the year. He continues in the same vein…