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Barnardo's calls for time limit on family court proceedings

Vulnerable children are being "damaged" by delays in care proceedings in England and Wales, a charity has said.

Barnardo's wants to see a 30-week limit instead of the average 57 weeks children have to wait for county courts to make care or supervision orders.

Alison Holt reports.

  • 09 Aug 2010