BBC Sport - ‘The power of the hijab for Muslim girls in sport’
‘The power of the hijab in sport’
- From the section Sport
The head of Ofsted last month supported the decision of a London school who banned the hijab for girls under eight.
Staff at the school said it was to help younger girls move freely during PE lessons.
The ban was overturned a week later, but what are the risks of having these conversations and how important is it for young Muslim women to be able to wear them during sport?