The father of James Bulger says he is haunted by the fact he was trying to keep his son safe the day he was abducted.
In a rare interview, Ralph Bulger's revealed James wasn't with him, to protect him from tools being used for building work.
It has been 20 years since the toddler from Liverpool was led to his death by Robert Thompson and Jon Venables.
A community will mourn today as it marks 20 years since the brutal murder of toddler James Bulger.
Almost twenty years after the murder of James Bulger, his mother hopes personally to address a parole hearing for one of his killers.