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Fostering or adopting children

An unprecedented rise in the need for families willing to adopt or foster a child in Slough is being tackled with more than £800,000 being put aside to find suitable homes.

Twenty-six children in Slough are waiting for adoptive families but so far recruitment hasn't kept pace with the increasing demand. It's a problem common to many local authorities following the Baby Peter case.

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3 hours

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Wed 1 Feb 2012 07:00

World War One At Home

Progs Berks

Discover incredible stories about Berkshire during WW1.