An alleged child abuser at Smyllum Park orphanage has died before appearing in court to face historic abuse charges.
Inquiry concludes that children suffered ’emotional, physical and sexual abuse’ at Smyllum Park and Bellevue House
AN inquiry has concluded that children did suffer abuse at two homes run by a Catholic religious order.
TWELVE arrests have been made in connection with historical claims of abuse at the Smyllum children's home in Lanarkshire. Police detained nuns and former members of staff following allegations of assaults on children at the former orphanage.
A former priest who sexually abused young boys in care is to give evidence at the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry.
NUNS who worked at Smyllum Park children’s home in Lanark have been called to give evidence to the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry.