Kenneth Murray

Kenneth Murray is a writer and public affairs specialist who campaigns for those with experience of care.

In defence of second chances

When I was 11 years old, I was taken away in the back of a police car and delivered to a building with tall, imposing gates. Beside them was a sign protesting the building’s existence. This was a Glasgow children’s home and was billed as a ‘therapeutic environment’ for vulnerable young people. Locals resented its