Jason Gardiner was one of the care workers at Winterbourne when the abuse was taking place. He admitted 2 counts of ill treatment but wasn't jailed today - he was given a 4 month suspended sentence and 200 hours of community service. This is what he had to say outside Bristol Crown Court.
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The South West Pollen Count
Showers but improving from the south. Highs of 18C. Tonight, clear but a risk of rain. Breezy keeping temperatures in double figures.
Plenty of showers today, but improving into the afternoon. Persistent showery rain over the Bristol Channel. Showers dying out overnight.