Council moves from 'inadequate' to 'good' in just two years

Joe Lepper
Friday, July 7, 2017

Inspectors have praised swift improvements at a council's children's services department, which has been rated as "good", just two years after receiving an "inadequate" judgment.

 West Berkshire Council's director of Children's Services Rachael Wardell said the local authority had worked hard to reduce staff turnover, and offer children and families more continuity. Picture: West Berkshire Council
West Berkshire Council's director of Children's Services Rachael Wardell said the local authority had worked hard to reduce staff turnover, and offer children and families more continuity. Picture: West Berkshire Council

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