Harmful sexual behaviour in schools: podcast

The NSPCC has released the first podcast of a three-part series discussing the issues schools and other educational settings are facing around harmful sexual behaviour and how to manage this effectively. The podcast covers: the issues schools...

Looked after children

The Children’s Commissioner for England has published a report about looked after children who are living in placements outside of their local area. Findings include: over 30,000 (41% of) looked after children are living ‘out of area’ in England...

Domestic abuse

Barnardo’s has released findings from a survey of its frontline staff revealing more than three quarters of respondents (76%) said they had supported children, young people, and/or parents who had experienced domestic abuse. Read the news story:...

That Reminds Me by Derek Owusu

In its review of Derek Owusu’s ‘That Reminds Me’, The Guardian refers to this as ‘the first novel to be published by Stormzy’s publishing imprint, Merky Books’. This description of the book as a ‘novel’ might actually give you the completely wrong...