Child murder article

Child murder article

Controversial story about a homicidal mother who killed both her children while on holiday in Spain. Lianne Smith has been jailed and further horrifying is that she was once the head of a council’s Children’s Services – her husband and – possibly the children’s father – was a child sex offender, having abused Smith’s older daughter from a previous relationship,  and they had fleed Britain until his arrest and deportation in May 2010.


Argus article – Seaford School tries banning Facebook pictures of pupils Seaford school bans Facebook pictures 3:30pm Wednesday 18th July 2012 in News A school is attempting to ban parents from posting pictures of their own children on Facebook and Twitter. Cradle Hill Primary in Lexden Road, Seaford, has told parents that they are not to put pictures of their own children on social networking sitesContinue reading “Argus article – Seaford School tries banning Facebook pictures of pupils”

Serious Case Review update: Hillside First School

From Optimus Education 3.7.12: “Last year Nigel Leat was jailed indefinitely for abusing young girls at Hillside First School in Weston-super-Mare. The Serious Case Review that followed is now being sent to every Local Safeguarding Children Board in England to be read by school leaders across the country. One of the main points to comeContinue reading “Serious Case Review update: Hillside First School”

Earthwise Project – mental health awareness & stigma video

Originally posted on The Outdoor Teacher:
We wanted to share with you a video made by young people who attended our Earthwise Project, a partnership project between Circle of Life Rediscovery and the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) – young poeple attended a number of Youth Leadership trainings in the Outdoors where we…