These are the news items we feel should be right on the radar:

DNA tests to cut courtroom battles – DNA tests in family courts will be provided across England from later this year says Justice Minister Simon Hughes. The new measure will for the first time, allow family judges to order DNA tests to establish a child’s parentage.

Child abuse goes back hundreds of years, says John Allen care home victim – will the priority be uncovering the extent of the abuse in England throughout history or offering surviving victims of child sexual abuse justice?

Child abuse protections not filtering through to frontline – yet again, practice does not make perfect, despite all the guidelines…..