Signs of improvement in inadequate children’s services

By Martin Ford | 18 December 2019

Two councils subjected to Government intervention due to poor children’s services have received praise from inspectors.

Children’s services at Surrey CC have shown signs of ‘substantial improvement’ since being judged inadequate, Ofsted reported.

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