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Allegations of Paedophile rings and establishment involvement in child sexual abuse

March 17, 2016:

Today, 17th March 2016, sees the publishing of the long awaited Macur review report looking into the Waterhouse Inquiry into child sexual abuse in care homes in North Wales.

Response to the Jillings report

July 8, 2013:

The Jillings Report describes events which took place many years ago. FACT has alway accepted that abuse did occur in North Wales Children’s homes (although not on the scale alleged) and that for some children their experience of being looked after was not good enough. Having read the Jillings Report we are confident that the matters raised by […]

Macur Review issues a call for evidence

January 11, 2013:

The Independent Review of the Waterhouse Tribunal will today publish an Issues Paper calling for views on the scope of the original Inquiry and whether or not it sufficiently investigated specific allegations of child abuse in North Wales care homes. Commenting on the call for further evidence, Mrs Justice Macur said: ‘To ensure I can […]

Thankyou SWAWC and FASO

December 6, 2012:

A big thankyou to all those who supported the recent Welsh Assembly initiative including in particular Dr Eady, SWAWC and FASO.

The Secret of Bryn Estyn – paperback edition published

February 15, 2009:

The 15th of February 2009 marks the 9th anniversary of the publication of Lost In Care (The Waterhouse Report) report of the North Wales Tribunal of Inquiry into [allegations of] abuse in North Wales Children’s Homes sees the publication in paperback of the much acclaimed The Secret of Bryn Estyn – the making of a […]

Whose knowledge – whose reality?

June 1, 2005:

I’ve used the past couple of columns to offer a few ideas on the nature of expertise and of professionalism. This month I want to ask a few questions around what knowledge is but to do so in the very specific context of historical abuse in residential child care. Received knowledge would have us believe […]

Child abuse 'witch hunt' group gets council ban

May 16, 2005:

COUNCIL bosses last night defended their decision to cancel a conference organised by a group which casts doubt on North Wales child abuse allegations.The conference, featuring author Richard Webster, was to take place at the council-run Erlas Centre, on the former Bryn Estyn site, in Wrexham,Byrn Estyn was highlighted in the Waterhouse Report as a […]

Councillor King says I didnt help him cheat benefits

January 20, 2005:

I didn’t help him cheat benefits. By Matt Withers, Daily Post THE man in charge of North Wales’ police watchdog yesterday denied giving advice on benefits to an abuse scandal victim accused of fraud.Steven Messham is facing charges of fraudulently claiming more than £33,000 in benefits, despite having up to £40,000 in the bank.The 42-year-old […]

Child abuse victim denies £33k fraud

January 19, 2005:

Child abuse victim denies £33k fraud. By Matt Withers, Daily Post A NORTH Wales child abuse scandal victim fraudulently claimed around £33,000 in benefits despite having up to £40,000 in the bank, a court heard yesterday.Steven Messham told benefits bosses he had little or no savings while tens of thousands of pounds – much of […]

Satanic abuse – it was like a witch-hunt

July 16, 2004:

‘It was like a witch hunt’ In October last year the remote Scottish island of Lewis was torn apart by allegations of ritual child abuse. But two weeks ago, the case against the accused suddenly collapsed, just as similar actions in the Orkneys and Nottingham did before them. It was another case of ‘Satanic panic’, […]

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