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In loving memory of Liam Hardy who took his own life in foster care aged 14

on Sat, 09/28/2013 - 21:11
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 Teen father-to-be found hanged was 'failed by social services', says Sutton serious case review

 Teen father-to-be found hanged was 'failed by social services', says Sutton serious case review

A vulnerable 14-year-old father-to-be found hanged was failed by the services supposed to be supporting him, a report has revealed.

Liam Hardy, a popular pupil at Carshalton Boys Sports College, was found hanged at his grandparents’ home in Stonecot Hill, Sutton, on Monday, November 19, 2012.

He had been speaking on the phone to his pregnant girlfriend just 20 minutes earlier.

Liam was taken to hospital but died on Tuesday, November 27.

His death triggered an investigation by the independent