FactCheck: is gay marriage bad for children?
An anti-gay marriage group says children with same-sex parents turn out worse than those with a mum and dad. Fact or fiction?
FactCheck: the cost of heterosexual civil partnerships
Extending the right to a civil partnership could to straight couples could cost the state up to £4bn, according to countless headlines. FactCheck isn’t convinced.
FactCheck: Will Europe scupper gay marriage plans?
Marriage in English law is still a fundamentally heterosexual activity: “The union of one man, with one woman, voluntarily entered into for life.” The Church of England happens to think it should stay that way.