Last week, a gang was put on trial accused of grooming a child and forcing her to have sex with other men between March and July 2016. It was reported that on one occasion the victim was forced to have sex with 12 men in a Telford supermarket car park.
Telford’s MP has today demanded that Telford & Wrekin Council begin the independent inquiry into CSE in Telford as it has emerged that 3 men are currently standing trial for sexual abuse offences against a Telford teenager.
Last month, inspectors from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) visited Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) to asses the maternity services and the emergency departments run by the trust responsible for Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and Princess Royal Hospital in Telford.
Lucy Allan has welcomed the Government’s announcement that more than £25 million will be allocated to 108 areas across the country, including Telford providing vital funding to help the most vulnerable rough sleepers off the streets as part of the Government’s £100 million plan to end rough sleep
Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning groups (CCGs) have unveiled their plan to merge to save on running costs. CCGs are responsible for planning and ordering health care services in their local areas.
Today in Parliament, the Education Select Committee held an evidence session with East Sussex County Council and the London Borough of Newham as part of the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) inquiry.