I (A child) 
Court of Appeal Civil Division McFarlane LJ
24 July 2012 EWCA Civ 1217
N was a child born to a mother with significant mental health difficulties and substance misuse issues. She was born prematurely and spent seven months in hospital before being discharged to foster carers with whom the plan was for her to remain permanently. Her father and grandmother were ruled out as carers by the local authority, but maintained regular contact with her. All parties were agreed that this should continue.
Application for permission to appeal the making of a...