Education Secretary Michael Gove
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Child care home rules 'may have helped paedophiles'

13 September 2013 Last updated at 11:12 BST

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.