Yesterday, I talked about the Carlile Report which had been published. Also published yesterday was the results of an unannounced Ofsted inspection¬†in August. Inspectors spent 10 days examining the social services department of the Council and have now announced that child protection standards are inadequate. This was despite interim inspections showing signs of improvement. Reasons…

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Doncaster Council has in recent years been involved in a number of cases which have highlighted huge failings within the social services department. The most high profile of these was where two brothers who had been known to social services for most of their lives were responsible for a shocking child protection case involving two…

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