Lambeth council have banned a leading campaigner of the Lambeth childrens homes abuse scandal from attending any further council meetings – and from meeting any councillors or staff. The move follows last December's stormy meetings of both the cabinet and council at Kennington Oval cricket ground. The council meeting ended up being held behind closed … Continue reading LAMBETH BAN SHIRLEY OAKS ABUSE CAMPAIGNER
SHIRLEY OAKS: CHILD ABUSE VICTIMS AT LAMBETH COUNCIL MEETING - Demands for independent panel to decide compensation Around 300 people - many of them victims of child abuse in Lambeth council homes - attended Wednesday night's meeting of Lambeth council. The council were set to discuss a redress scheme for the victims - but there … Continue reading SHIRLEY OAKS: CHILD ABUSE VICTIMS AT LAMBETH COUNCIL MEETING – Demands for independent panel to decide compensation
SHIRLEY OAKS: VIEW FROM THE GALLERY More than 300 people turned up to Wednesday night's Lambeth council meeting held in the main hall at Elmgreen school in West Norwood. If you're wondering why Lambeth council have suddenly become popular - they haven't. Almost every person who attended the meeting was from the Shirley Oaks Survivors Association … Continue reading SHIRLEY OAKS: VIEW FROM THE GALLERY
WITHOUT COMMENT - SHIRLEY OAKS AS SEEN BY THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES News From Crystal Palace was looking for a bit of background history on Shirley Oaks and found the following. Taken from the National Archives website it is reproduced almost without comment except this: Shirley Oaks survivors (and their friends / relatives / supporters) will … Continue reading WITHOUT COMMENT – SHIRLEY OAKS AS SEEN BY THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES
"TENS OF MILLIONS OF POUNDS" TO BE PAID OUT BY LAMBETH OVER CHILD ABUSE - "It is now clear that all Shirley Oaks residents were put in harms way" says council leader. Tens of millions of pounds are to be paid out by Lambeth council to children abused in its care. A shocking report issued … Continue reading "TENS OF MILLIONS OF POUNDS" TO BE PAID OUT BY LAMBETH OVER CHILD ABUSE – "It is now clear that all Shirley Oaks residents were put in harms way" says council leader.