Graham Beechholme Survivors With Dolly Kostig


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Graham Beechholme Survivors Graham Beechholme Survivors Graeme Sergeant Born 1955, first in care 1958,in Beecholme from 1959 to late 1961,then Gayfere House 1961 till 1965. Victim of abuse. Left School at 15,Long and Varied career. School Governor/Local Councillor. Hospital Governor. Degree in Bioscience Helps run Beecholme Survivors and Justice Group After a long and fruitful fight with the over officious staff at Wandsworth Council,It took a long time to get my records after reading them and thinking about my past.I decided that the story of abuse at Beecholme had been hidden for too long.The group was set up in July 2017,after a meeting with Raymond/Lucia at Shirley Oaks. We had a slow start but thanks to a whole lot of people,we have grown to our current membership of 160 members.Where we are still growing.We have had meetings with the six main councils about the policy of sending children to Beecholme until it closed in 1974. Now in our 7th month we are expanding our work and amnother survivor Janice Williams has come on board to help run the group. We can be reached either via our website or via the following phone numbers.

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