Boys at Exeter academy wear skirts in uniform protest - BBC News:
"Some 30 boys have worn skirts to school in protest at being told they were not allowed to wear shorts.
The pupils from ISCA Academy in Exeter asked permission to modify their uniform because of the hot weather.
One of the boys who took part in the protest said:
"We're not allowed to wear shorts, and I'm not sitting in trousers all day, it's a bit hot..."