A news story recently came to light of the woefully inadequate child services provided by Lambeth Council (South London) from the 1960s to the present day.  The Guardian Newspaper report of 27 July 2021 claimed that hundreds of vulnerable children aged from two to nineteen suffered sexual abuse, violence and intimidation in children’s homes run by the council.  At an enquiry, survivors gave evidence of their experiences of being in care in Lambeth.  One survivor told of bein