The following article by Stephen Naysmith appeared on the Herald Scotland website on the 8th March Anger at Abuse Panel The chair of a panel set up to acknowledge and record accounts of abuse in residential child care has defended the approach over fears it will exclude some victims. Tom Shaw, former Chief Inspector of Education […]
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Following publication of the Ryan Report L.O.V.E. (Let Our Voices Emerge) have published the following statement. The charity ‘Let Our Voices Emerge’ held an AGM last night. While we have always voiced our support for the Religious Congregations through the years, on foot of what we see are unpreceedented revelations of records that the Catholic […]
The Ryan Commission have published their report into alleged historical abuse at religious institutions in Ireland. It makes grim reading with very little coverage of the extent to which any of the claims made were false. The full report can be downloaded here. View the Executive Summary in accessible HTML format. View the Commission Report in accessible HTML format. […]
The joint independent inquiry on Kerelaw Residential School and Secure Unit has returned its findings. Commissioned by both Glasgow City Council and the Scottish Government, the inquiry team led by Eddie Frizzell has published a comprehensive report on events at Kerelaw in the run up to its closure between 2004 and 2006. The inquiry had […]