Muslim boys who refused to shave beards back at Accrington school
Two Muslim boys banned from the classroom for refusing to shave off their beards have been told they can go back to school.
Governors at Mount Carmel RC High School, in Accrington, have decided there will be no change to the school rule which requires boys to be clean shaven.
But following discussions with community leaders, exemptions will be made in certain clearly-defined circumstances.
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