BBC Documentary – If you love your Baby

On Tuesday 25th May, 2021, a letter from the Movement for an Adoption Apology (MAA) was delivered by David Amess MP to Boris Johnson, Prime Minister asking for an apology for historical adoption practices. A news item on this letter and our campaign was broadcast on the BBC1 Evening News at 6pm by Duncan Kennedy, a BBC journalist.  Another piece by Duncan Kennedy which covered … Continue reading BBC Documentary – If you love your Baby

Britain’s Adoption Scandal

– Breaking the Silence On 9th November, 2016, a documentary was broadcast which scrutinised adoption practices during the three decades following the Second World War. Called Britain’s Adoption Scandal – Breaking the Silence, it featured a number of women who bravely told their stories on camera, revealing the harsh treatment endured by young, unmarried mothers during these decades.  The documentary was made by Ronachan Films. It took … Continue reading Britain’s Adoption Scandal