It would be hard to make up this nonsense but the NSPCC is very close to Government and successive Governments have misled most social workers and child protection 'experts' into believing law exists that requires suspected and known abuse to be reported to the Local Authority.
If you want to know more follow @MandateNow
, a coalition of five survivor charities which are campaigning for change. They have a petition: http://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/ed...buse-mandatenow
Please go take a read and sign. The child protection framework almost doesn't exist in schools and other institutions.
Here is what @MandateNow is seeking : http://www.thesurvivorstrust.org/documents/5-minute-guide.pdf