A watchdog has heavily criticised NHS Highland’s handling of the care of a psychiatric patient – a victim of the Cyril Smith-linked paedophile ring – who waited five years for treatment.
NHS Highland apologises for ‘mis-information’ sent to politicians over accommodation care of former child abuse victim
NHS Highland has apologised to a victim of the Cyril Smith-linked paedophile ring – admitting it provided “mis-information” to seven politicians over the handling of his accommodation care.
A child abuse victim is considering legal action against NHS Highland over a "series of failures" in his psychiatric care.
After enduring appalling abuse as a child at the hands of a paedophile ring linked to former MP Cyril Smith, Peter Todd sought psychological treatment in his adult years – but then endured a five-year wait for help.
‘Barbaric’ NHS Highland ordeal for Caithness man who was a victim of a paedophile ring linked to ex-MP Cyril Smith
A victim of a paedophile ring linked to former MP Cyril Smith has slammed the “barbaric” five-year wait he faced for a clinical psychology appointment - and the 250-mile round trip to get there.
Authorities in Rochdale showed a “total lack of urgency” to address the sexual exploitation of boys at a council-run school who were regarded as “authors of their own abuse”, a report has found.
An undercover police operation that had gathered compelling evidence of child abuse by a prominent MP and a member of Britain’s intelligence agencies was scrapped shortly after detectives moved in to make arrests, it was reported.