Primary school headteacher awarded £700,000 by tribunal after being sacked over Grindr threesome with teenagers

A 42-year-old primary school headteacher who was sacked after having sex with two 17-year-old boys has been awarded nearly £700,000 by a tribunal. The Independent reports.

Matthew Aplin had a threesome at his home in August 2015 after meeting the two teenagers on Grindr – a dating app aimed at gay, bi and trans adults.

He was sacked by school governors despite the police and local authority deciding no criminal offence had been committed.

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found Mr Aplin would have been treated differently if he was a heterosexual male having sex with two teenage girls, or a woman with two teenage boys, and ordered the Governing Body of Tywyn Primary School to pay him more than £696,000.

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