Backgrounder on the children’s commissioner

Backgrounder on the children’s commissioner for

All the coverage from Community Care and
about the children’s commissioner for England.

Right man, wrong role

New Asset  
Professor Al

England’s first ever children’s commissioner appointed

The Bigger Picture on the Children Act 2004

Confusion and fear over commissioner role

Sixty second interview with Margaret Hodge

Call for champion to have wider powers

The Children Act obstacle course

Laming blames state of children’s services on poor

Government failing on children’s rights

It’s the people who matter

Hearts and minds reluctantly follow as bill completes passage

Hodge accused of “side-lining children’s rights”

Hodge dilutes champion’s role

Hodge dilutes role

nquiry into Every Child Matters announced

Express yourself

Committee reiterates concerns about children’s commissioner for

Are you on the A-list?

Runners and riders jockey for position

The big question

Peers fail to amend Children Bill to make schools work with

Police officers to face misconduct charge over Climbie

Child’s play

Peers grant extended power to children’s commissioner in

Bill amended to give commissioner in England greater

Signs of hope for bill

Scottish commissioner
Kathleen Marshall

Bill could breach human rights

Minister fends off amendments but agrees UN Convention must

Peers set to force concessions on proposals for

Share and share alike

Lords debate Children Bill changes

Will the Children Bill make a difference?

Commissioners face joint working problems


Is England being short-changed?

Lords greet bill but seek more independence and money for

Little confidence in commissioner’s role

Peter Clarke  
Welsh commissioner Peter

The bill does not add up

Responses to bill

Children bill to reform services

An end to the blame game

Jury still out on Bill as doubts over children’s commissioner

Something’s missing

Children Bill sets framework for reforms

Clarke admits resources needed to fund measures in Children

Flexibility is key to Children Bill

Special report on the Children Bill

Children Bill published

A chance for children

Queen outlines plans for next parliamentary session

Singleton questions independence of commissioner in call for more

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Singleton questioned

Commissioner on the cards

Caution urged over Green paper reforms

New dawn for children’s services sees creation of dedicated
directors posts

Green paper outlines radical change for children and young people’s

First reactions to the Green Paper

Green Paper on children unveiled

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