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Complainant Name:
Mr Andrew Nickson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Birmingham News

Complaint:

Mr Andrew Nickson of Birmingham complained that the headline of a front page article ‘Girls mutilated in city schools’ misleadingly suggested that girls were being mutilated in local schools.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper accepted that the headline was a mistake and published a correction on the point.

Report: 72



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