Box faces crisis of confidence

By Naomi Larsson | 30 October 2018

Labour councillors in Wakefield have warned they will lose confidence in their leader Peter Box if he fails to improve children’s services. 

A motion passed by Wakefield City Council last week called for Cllr Box to make urgent improvements to the department following a damning report by Ofsted, which warned ‘serious and widespread failures’ had left young people at risk.

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