Children’s roundup, 15th of August

In the last couple of weeks many things happened in children’s services in Birmingham and in the whole country. Here there are some of them. Starting with Birmingham, the new interim children’s services director, Peter Hay, sent a letter to the employees of the directorate to introduce his new leadership. He says he doesn’t “buy…

Children’s round-up, 30th July

Running with Scissors has been online for a couple of weeks now. This is a selection of relevant tweets and links about cuts and children’s services in general that we have shared so far. When we launched the website there was a political crisis in Birmingham children’s services. Peter Duxbury, the strategic director, was gone…