Brody, Simeon
January 2010
Community Care;1/14/2010, Issue 1801, p4
The article reports that users of community care.co.uk's Care Space discussion forum wrote to both British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) and the "Daily Mirror" asking them to correct their coverage about the inaccurate reports in which Tracy Dawber, the community care worker charged in relation to the Little Ted's Nursery case, was identified as a social worker.


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