More details of Waterhouse abuse inquiry review revealed

The terms of reference for the UK Government's review into the Waterhouse inquiry have been published.

It will be led by the High Court Judge, Mrs Justice Macur.

To review the scope of the Waterhouse inquiry, and whether any specific allegations of child abuse falling within the terms of reference were not investigated by the Inquiry, and to make recommendations to the Secretary of State for Justice and the Secretary of State for Wales.

– Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary statement

The ministers said details of how the review will be carried out will be up to Mrs Justice Macur.

She will be supported by the Ministry of Justice and the Wales Office and will be offered "all relevant material" required.

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