Autumn Edition of FACT Newsletter

The autumn edition of FACTion can now be downloaded

Jim Hepburn

We were very sorry to hear that Jim Hepburn died suddenly while attending the United Against Injustice conference on 8th October. To quote Ros Burnett, “he was such a dependable member of the committee, and brought a welcome sense of humour, and also matter-of-factness to our committee discussions. Everybody liked him. He was committed to […]

Stuart and Katy Kerner’s Speech at the FACT Conference

At our last FACT conference Stuart and Katy Kerner told us about their terrible ordeal when Stuart was wrongfully accused. Read their speech here.

Appointment of FACT President

We are delighted to announce Sister Frances Dominica OBE,DL,FRCN who shared her own experiences of being falsely accused in her talk at FACTs 2016 Spring conference has agreed to accept the role of FACT President. Her experience and determination to offer a voice for the voiceless as well as to raise awareness of the horrors […]

FACT NEWS – FACT to support need for research

FACT is supporting the need research into false allegations and is in discussion with a leading academic about how this can be best achieved. More news will follow if the plans are approved.

Response to the Jillings report

The Jillings Report describes events which took place many years ago. FACT has alway accepted that abuse did occur in North Wales Children’s homes (although not on the scale alleged) and that for some children their experience of being looked after was not good enough. Having read the Jillings Report we are confident that the matters raised by […]