Shelley College removes mirrors from girls" toilets "to stop pupils putting on make-up"

School removes mirrors from girls” toilets “to stop pupils putting on too much make-up”

7:22 PM on 13th September 2011

Barefaced: Girls at Shelley College in Huddersfield are checked for make-up every day. From left, Lily Earnshaw 15, Esther Hammersley 15, Ellie Hick 16, Rebecca Mannfield 14, Jessica Farnworth 14, Emily Stonehouse 14, Abigail Minor 14

Barefaced: Girls at Shelley College in Huddersfield are checked for make-up every day. From left, Lily Earnshaw 15, Esther Hammersley 15, Ellie Hick 16, Rebecca Mannfield 14, Jessica Farnworth 14, Emily Stonehouse 14, Abigail Minor 14

Emily Stonehouse, 14, said:

Emily Stonehouse, 14, said: “I do believe that too much make-up can be a distraction but so too can too little”

Shelley College

Shelley College”s headmaster, John McNally, said: “I make no apology for adopting a strict stance on enforcing rules and I know we will receive widespread support from parents”