Patricia Hewitt called for age of consent to be lowered to ten
Patricia Hewitt was forced to apologise after it was revealed that she had called for the age of sexual consent to be lowered to ten. [...]
A National Council for Civil Liberties (NCCL) press release quoted in The Sun issued in Miss Hewitt's sole name in Mach 1976 read: "NCCL proposes that the age of consent should be lowered to 14, with special provision for situations where the partners are close in age or where the consent of a child over ten can be proved."
source: Article 'Patricia Hewitt called for age of consent to be lowered to ten' by Georgia Graham; www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10666875/Patricia-Hewitt-called-for-age-of-consent-to-be-lowered-to-ten.html; Telegraph; 28 February 2014