Our spokeswoman, Tanya Carter, was invited on to GB News today to talk about the 'trans toolkit' which was the subject of legal action by parents in Rhondda Cynon Taff. You can watch the full interview here: Carter was asked whether she thought that children at primary and secondary school should be able to change … Continue reading Our spokeswoman talks about Rhondda Cynon Taff’s trans guidance
Last week the Scottish government released updated guidance for Scottish schools called 'Supporting Transgender Pupils In Schools'. Safe Schools Alliance are very concerned by this document, which promotes only the 'affirmation' method of offering support to trans-identified children. Advocating for a culture in a school where staff keep children's secrets in order to develop a … Continue reading Watch our spokeswoman talk about Scottish trans guidance for schools
Our spokeswomen Tanya Carter and Tracy Shaw were recently invited to talk to a cross-party group of MPs and peers at a meeting organised by Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne. The discussion concerned the way in which lobby groups have been able to bypass parliamentary scrutiny and effect changes to the law and within civil society … Continue reading Watch our spokeswomen talk to MPs and peers
Our spokeswoman Tanya Carter was invited onto the Matthew Wright Show today to discuss the NHS review into child gender transition, in the light of the legal challenge being led by a young woman who is suing the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust for giving her gender reassignment treatment in her teens.Carter explained that "we want … Continue reading SSA UK Spokeswoman Tanya Carter on Talk Radio
BBC South Today covered the story of the proposed Judicial Review of Oxfordshire County Council's Trans Toolkit on the 6th February. Unfortunately the BBC failed to make it clear that the teenage girl bringing the case is not objecting to trans pupils, but to male pupils in female-only spaces. Carter made the point that if … Continue reading SSA UK Spokeswoman Tanya Carter on BBC South Today
Our spokeswoman Tanya Carter was invited to speak on the Matthew Wright Show today to discuss the safeguarding problems with Oxfordshire County Council's trans toolkit. Carter pointed out that Oxfordshire's toolkit misrepresents the Equality Act 2010, which does allow for single-sex spaces. She stated that "...the law needs to be correctly applied, and when it … Continue reading SSA UK Spokeswoman Tanya Carter on Talk Radio
Our spokeswoman Victoria Edwards was interviewed on David Prever's Breakfast Club today, talking about the legal case against Oxfordshire County Council. You can listen here from 2 minutes 30 seconds. Edwards highlighted the fact that a consequence of separating students by gender identity is that male students can get changed with the girls.
Safe Schools Alliance UK spokesperson Tanya Carter was interviewed today by Nana Akua for the Parenting Show on BBC Three Counties Radio in a discussion about Stonewall’s LGBT guidance for primary schools. Listen here from 22 mins. Carter welcomed age appropriate information about different families but cautioned against some Stonewall recommended resources. She explained that … Continue reading SSA UK on BBC Three Counties Radio