Tag Archives: Childrens home

[L2] Lewisham Council Obstruction of FOI Request

The FOI request was simple, and it was made on 6 Jun 2016. Over a year later Lewisham Council have failed to comply with their duty under the FOI Act to supply the information requested. They have offered a number … Continue reading

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Quest for Justice for Survivors from Bethany Homes, Ireland

Derek Leinster has done a massive amount to bring attention to the Bethany Homes. The problem he has had is that Bethany Homes was Protestant mother and baby home in a Catholic Country with a Government and Church which disgracefully … Continue reading

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Andrew Ashman aka Andrearles Manashay

Andrew Ashman is a convicted sex offender [1] . He downloaded 775 images of sickening sexual images of children. He was placed on the sex offenders’ register for 10 years and banned from creating false identities and aliases as well … Continue reading

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Children Abused in Institutions – Lessons Still to be Learned by Wally Harbert

Wally was Hackneys Director of Social Services, later Avon County Council Director of Social Services, President of the Association of Directors of Social Services in 1978/9 and was awarded the OBE in 1984. His other posts on this blog are … Continue reading

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Pine End School, Reigate

I have received information that there was sexual abuse at Pine End School, Colley Lane, Reigate, a special school for ‘maladjusted’ children in care run by the old “Inner London Education Authority” ( ILEA). Lambeth Social Services sent people there. … Continue reading

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Waplington Report (Youth Justice Board, Hassockfield STC)

Adam Rickwood killed himself 6 hours after use of a restraint by Serco staff using a PCC approved physical restraint at Hassockfield Secure Training Centre in 2004. He was aged just 14. For more details see Adam Rickwood’s Story by … Continue reading

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The Government of India v Martin Ashley 10 Oct 2014 High Court (Extradition)

Martin Ashley aka Raymond Ashley aka Raymond Varley was wanted by authorities in India on suspicion of child sexual abuse after the imprisonment of Dr Freddie Peats for child sexual abuse. Peats ran a childrens home. This was an appeal … Continue reading

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Survivor v The Director of Public Prosecutions 25 Jan 2001 High Court (Aston Villa FC)

This was an application to challenge the decision of the CPS to stop a prosecution. The alleged abuser was a scout for Aston Villa Football Club. The offences were between 1971 and 1977. It also mentions abuse at Forde Park. … Continue reading

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Lister v Hesley Hall Ltd 7 Oct 1999 Supreme Court

Dennis Grain abused pupils when he was master at Axeholme House which was a boarding house of Wilsick Hall School, owned by Hesley Hall Ltd. This was an appeal by Hesley Hall against an order made, for the claimants against … Continue reading

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