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Doncaster torture report

Weaknesses remain in child protection services at a council which was heavily criticised after two boys tortured and sexually humiliated two other youngsters, according to a new report by Lord Carlile.

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Reports are 'a major opportunity to up our game'

The offices of Doncaster Council, in South Yorkshire. Credit: PA Wire

Director of the children and young people's service Chris Pratt said Doncaster Council "must do better to improve services".

He added: "We are using these reports as a major opportunity to up our game and are determined to rejuvenate our improvement plan to speedily put in place the changes that will provide maximum protection for all our children and young people."

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