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Care investigation: Children housed in caravans and boats - BBC News



A BBC investigation has found that children in care in England and Wales are being placed in caravans, narrowboats and holiday homes. The BBC has also seen examples of some providers exploiting loopholes in the law, with the number of under-16s living in these types of unregistered accommodation having tripled in the last two years. The head of the watchdog for children's services, Ofsted, has called the situation a "national scandal". BBC News at Ten's exclusive report from our Special Correspondent, Ed Thomas. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog
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