Hundreds of children waiting to be adopted

A new map published by the government shows hundreds of children in the North East are waiting to be adopted.

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Cumbria and Durham have highest number of children waiting for families

A new government map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted shows Cumbria and Durham have the longest lists in our region. Each has 48 children approved for adoption but waiting for families. To see the full map click here.

Cumbria and Durham each have 48 children waiting for adoption Credit: ITV

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