Failing local authorities warned: ‘improve or face intervention'

Jess Brown
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Ministers give "inadequate" children's services departments six months to improve or face having social care removed; plans for improvement bodies also unveiled alongside review of safeguarding boards.

Nineteen local authorities’ children’s services have been judged as “inadequate” by Ofsted. Picture: Konstantin Christian/Shutterstock.com
Nineteen local authorities’ children’s services have been judged as “inadequate” by Ofsted. Picture: Konstantin Christian/Shutterstock.com

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