Petition to ban homework across the UK launched by pupil
A UK-wide ban on homework for all secondary school pupils is the demand in an online petition set up by a schoolboy.
Lee Sibley, who likes to go fishing, says he has little time for his hobbies or to chat to pals because of his homework workload.
His petition at change.org has had 186 people sign up since it was launched in August.
The 15-year-old pupil says he is having to complete three to four hours of homework each night, reveals Gloucestershirelive.
He said: “Students go to school about 30 hours a week and spend more hours doing homework.
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