arrangements, BBC Radio Four's Today programme was told this morning.
This could help prevent tragedies such as those of Victoria Climbié and
Liberal Democrat Baroness Barker said the Children Bill does not go far
enough to regulate private fostering arrangement. The Bill requires people
to notify local authorities about these arrangements.
'There is a need to enable local authorities to have the power to inspect
and to regulate and to approve private fostering arrangments,' Lady Barker