So far, only a representative from Facebook has agreed to attend.
Chairman of the DCMS (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) Select Committee Julian Knight said MPs had been “very disappointed” by the standard of evidence given by the three firms about coronavirus misinformation at their last meeting.
Wave of Disclosures from Children Expected after Lockdown
The case involved two brothers, one severely disabled. Their mother had been groomed by a paedophile. Haringey council social workers failed to intervene, despite warnings, and failed to inform the boys’ estranged father.
Zena Brabazon, Haringey Council’s Cabinet Member for children and families, said the case was “completely unacceptable”.
Haringey Council was previously at the centre of two high-profile child protection scandals, involving the deaths of Victoria Climbié (2000) and Peter Connolly, known as Baby P, in 2007.