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Baby P And The Haut de la Garenne Connection

by | 27th, November 2008

Baby P Watch: Baby P & The Haut de la Garenne children’s home, Jersey.

Polly Tonybee writes in the Guardian :

There will always be catastrophic failures, but one case blasted out of all proportion can undo years of good. David Lammy, the MP for the Haringey constituency of Tottenham, wonders how his borough will ever attract new social workers with the Sun waiting to tell them they have blood on their hands. If too few are found and more children suffer, the Sun is unlikely to own up to blood on its hands.

Meanwhile over in Jersey, police have unearthed bones made from wood and a child’s skull made from a coconut shell…

NICK DAVIES , Guardian: “As the Jersey case shows, the modern media never lets the pursuit of fact get in the way of a good story”

Ah, the modern media, that you can search it online. And a search of the online Guardian reveals:

House of horrors

We must support the Jersey survivors The island’s care leavers have a great deal to say. All they need now is a place of

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