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How a Local Authority Failed Children in its Care – Sexual Activity in Community Homes

This was sent to the blog by Wally Harbert. This is also available on his website How a local authority failed children in its care [6] Thank you once again to Wally for his contribution from a valuable perspective of  … Continue reading

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Bent Twigs by Wally Harbert

Wally Harbert recently came to my attention with his excellent whistleblowing post about  Avon County Council [1] I was therefore keen to read his novel Bent Twigs [2] . The title comes from Alexander Pope quote – ‘Tis education forms … Continue reading

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Books on Child Abuse 2

As the page Books on Child Abuse 1 [1] was getting rather long, I have started a new page. These are mainly descriptions of the books, not reviews and also depends on the type of book. I try to point … Continue reading

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