Desiring Progress

Yesterday (Friday, October 31st, 2014) I attended the roundtable for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse at Millbank Tower, together with 20 others. Whilst it would not be appropriate to provide a full list of attendees, various have otherwise identified themselves or been identified: Peter Wanless from the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), Peter Saunders from the National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC), Liz Davies, social worker and whistleblower at Islington Council, now Reader in Child Protection at London Metropolitan University, Peter McKelvie, former child protection manager involved in the 1992 investigation into Peter Righton, Jonathan West, St Benedict’s School parent and campaigner into abuse at Ealing Abbey and associated schools and spokesperson for MandateNow, Alison Millar from Leigh Day Solicitors, Lucy Duckworth from Ministry & Clergy Sexual Abuse Survivors  (MACSAS), and Fay Maxted from The Survivors…

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