Neither seen nor heard: children of prisoners

Neither seen nor heard: children of prisoners

Neither seen nor heard: children of prisoners We’ve come a long way from the days when most people genuinely believed that children should be seen and not heard. In education and social care, a huge emphasis is placed on listening to what young people have to say....
Sometime’s it’s good to get a different perspective

Sometime’s it’s good to get a different perspective

Re-wiring punishment and rehabilitation In 2015, Crest Advisory was commissioned by the Hadley Trust to begin work on the development of an alternative vision of the criminal justice system – one that was more intelligent, more efficient and ultimately, more...
‘Groomed’ – a review

‘Groomed’ – a review

Last week, a group of us went to see Groomed at the Soho theatre, written and performed by Patrick Sandford. It is a play about child sexual abuse and the impact it has long after the abuse has taken place. We sat in the bar beforehand, nursing a glass of water to...