BEECHOLME CHILDREN’S HOME A SURVIVOR’S TALE I often receive messages via this blog, but recently I received one that stopped me in my tracks. It is from someone who saw my blog post on Beecholme and felt compelled to write. I was so moved by the honesty and triumph over such adversity, I couldn’t… Continue reading BEECHOLME CHILDREN’S HOME – A SURVIVOR’S TALE
Where the real fear lies is this young child laying in a kid’s home at night and they’re coming and they’re taking the blankets from over him – that’s the real fear.
INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE ALLEGATIONS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE LINKED TO WESTMINSTER Following the Preliminary Hearing on 31st January 2018, I am providing a brief overview of those who have been given core participant status in this Westminster strand element of the inquiry, as well as those who were refused. You can find… Continue reading INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE: ALLEGATIONS LINKED TO WESTMINSTER
APPEAL BY SURREY POLICE KINTON APPROVED SCHOOL WOKING, SURREY Surrey Police put out an appeal for anyone with information regarding child sexual abuse at Kinton Approved School in Woking to contact them. Hundreds of people have been contacted by police investigating allegations of child sex abuse at Kinton and so far 17 people have been… Continue reading APPEALS: KINTON APPROVED SCHOOL, WOKING, SURREY
NORTHERN IRELAND KINCORA SURVIVOR – RICHARD KERR On 13th November 2017, Villagemagazine.ie published a very moving and eye-opening account of Richard Kerr’s experiences within the care system of Northern Ireland, and his subsequent abuse at the hands of some very powerful people. I have chosen to blog it in full as I believe it… Continue reading NORTHERN IRELAND: Kincora Survivor – Richard Kerr
THE MARY BELL CRIMES This blog post is about not just Mary Bell and the deaths of two small children, it is an overview of the circumstances surrounding her young life and their influence on her behaviour. In 1968, an 11 year old girl named Mary Bell (known as May to her family) from Scotswood,… Continue reading MURDER FILES: THE MARY BELL CRIMES
OPERATION TRAWLER & OPERATION MIDDLETON BLAIR MINISTERS & THE LAMBETH CARE HOME SCANDAL In 1998 a London detective, Clive Driscoll, was unexpectedly pulled off an investigation in to the abuse of children in Lambeth care homes following Tony Blair’s government receiving a brief that one name connected was a serving government minister. Clive has both… Continue reading LAMBETH: OPERATIONS TRAWLER & MIDDLETON: Blair Ministers & Lambeth Care Home Scandal