New Children’s Commissioner appointed

By: Juliet
On: Thursday, 13 November, 2014

Anne Longfield OBE has been appointed as the new Children’s Commissioner for England.

The Secretary of State for Education, Nicky Morgan, has today (13 November 2014) announced the appointment of Anne Longfield OBE as the next Children’s Commissioner for England.

Ms Longfield, chief executive of 4Children – a national charity which works to support children, young people and families – will take up her post on 1 March 2015.

Her 30 years’ experience in developing, influencing and shaping the agenda for children and families across Parliament and government have made her the outstanding candidate to oversee the Office of the Children’s Commission for …read more

Source: Family Law News