Education Secretary Michael Gove
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Child care home rules attacked by Gove

Secrecy rules applied to children in care homes may have helped paedophiles target them, Michael Gove has said.

Secrecy rules applied to children in care homes may have helped paedophiles target them, Michael Gove has said.

The education secretary said he experienced a "wall of silence" when he tried to get information about homes, which he believed could hinder police and help protect child abusers.

Ben Wright reports.

  • 13 Sep
  • From the section UK