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Ofsted slams Sandwell Council

The Director of Children's Services and a councillor at Sandwell Council have resigned after OFSTED found that children in the borough were being failed.

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Sandwell Council Cabinet Member resigns following Ofsted report

Councillor Bob Badham, Sandwell Council Cabinet Member for Children and Families, has resigned in the wake of an Ofsted report yesterday that branded children's services in the borough 'inadequate'.

It follows yesterday's resignation of Helen Smith, who was the council's director of Children and Families Services.

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