Hands on collective hearts, that:-
Lessons have been learned!
Amy Howson, 6 months: Father broke daughter’s spine in anger at her crying
Ryan Hawkins, 4: Stabbed in revenge for affair
Amy Philcox, 7, and Owen Philcox, 3: Gassed in the car after divorce
Jade, 10, John, nine, Jack, eight, Jesse, six, and Jayden, five, all died in their beds. Elder sibling Duwayne Philpott 13, died in hospital two days later.
little Mathew and Carla Stevenson choosing sweets in a baker’s shop, just four hours before their father slit their throats?
Little Peter Connelly, whose parentally-inflicted injuries included a broken back before his brutalised body succumbed
…and over one hundred more of the saddest stories, repeated over and over again !
Just for your own information, from what I have been able to research, in the time period covered by these tragic and totally-avoidable deaths, two social workers have lost their jobs, one ‘social worker’ regained her post after a Tribunal hearing; a further One senior manager has been sacked; and that is the sum total of people who have been disciplined in any way whatsoever for their gross negligence.