Comments

Digital copy of a Letter from Children's Services Resource Manager Mrs A H [Anne] Herrod] to Witness 452. [Some details redacted]. For Witness 452's statement to the Inquiry dated 12 October 2015, see C/D/AW1/B156/WS000653.

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Reference

C/D/AW1/A2/4/WD008348

Date

May 22nd 1998 - May 22nd 1998

Scope and Content

Refers to correspondence dated 13 May [1998] requesting information about Witness 452's childhood. Details difficulties allowing Witness 452 to access her records directly, mentioning differences between Jersey and United Kingdom law, and provides information as well as school reports, medical record, and basic information about Witness 452's family around the time she was admitted to Haut de la Garenne. Notes discrepancy related to the date of Witness 452's admission to Westaway Creche, and refers to discussions with Witness 452 about her education and her need to leave Westaway Creche at primary school age. States that the reason for Witness 452's admission to Westaway Creche was due to Witness 452's mother's ill health and Witness 452's parents' lack of adequate accommodation. Refers to lack of records from Witness 452's time at Westaway Creche. Notes that whilst at Haut de la Garenne Witness 452 spent days out with two friends of her family. Provides descriptions of Witness 452's father and mother, noting father's drinking behaviour and mother's ill health. Refers to love within the family home. Refers to Witness 452's mother's death during 1965, Witness 452's father's movements, and Witness 452's placement with her Aunt and Uncle from October 1966.

Names

Children's Services
Health and Social Services
Haut de la Garenne
Westaway Crèche
Herrod, Anne

Keywords

admissions | accommodation | childcare | Correspondence | case histories | Children | children's homes | Drinking | deaths | employment | evidence | families | friends | fathers | IJCI | Letters | medical records | mothers | Managers | parents | reports | school reports | visits | witnesses

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

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Closed until

2100

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