New development in access to Northern Ireland adoption records

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06 January 2021
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Stormont, home of the Northern Ireland Assembly
In an exclusive article on the Lost Cousins newsletter by Peter Calvert, readers have been updated on a campaign to allow people to access Northern Ireland adoption records.

In an exclusive article on the January 2021 Lost Cousins newsletter by Peter Calvert, readers have been updated on a campaign to allow people to access Northern Ireland adoption records.

Peter reports that Frances Lake, founder of the Descendants of Deceased Adopted Persons Group has, along with David Junkin who she is mentoring, made progress on a campaign for change in the legislation of Northern Ireland. 

Frances writes that steps are being taken to finalise an Adoption and Children Bill to modernise the legislative framework for adoption in Northern Ireland.

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