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Southwark elderly abuse scandal report

Title
Southwark elderly abuse scandal report
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
23 Jul 1987
Year of production
1987
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Duration
00:04:02
Description
Report on producing the report into the cruelty and neglect at the old people’s home, Nye Bevan Lodge in Southwark, including an interview with the Chair of the panel who produced the report, Barrister Jocelyn Gibbs;Toby Eckersley, Conservative MP, on making the appropriate councillors accountable; and Junior Minister for Health, Edwina Currie, on how well the councils are dealing with malpractice. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Edwina Currie; Jocelyn Gibbs; Toby Eckersley
Keywords
London; Reports; Government; Southwark Council; Social services; Abuse; Southwark; Criminal investigation; Pensioners (older people); Residential care homes; Nye Bevan Lodge

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