Campaigners question independence of panel to recruit new children’s commissioner for England

Fiona Simpson
Friday, September 25, 2020

A coalition of children’s rights organisations have raised concerns over the recruitment of a new children’s commissioner for England.

Simon Burns, former MP for Chelmsford, has been appointed chair of the panel. Picture: Department of Health/Flickr
Simon Burns, former MP for Chelmsford, has been appointed chair of the panel. Picture: Department of Health/Flickr

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