|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 81 (Oct)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Thorpe LJ and Bodey J
|Representation||Jonathan Baker QC and Elisabeth Hudson for the mother.|
|Janet Mitchell and Isabelle Watson for the local authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||7 October 2002|
Family proceedings - Evidence - Anonymity of witness - Identification - Care proceedings - Judge allowing witness to give evidence anonymously - Judge accepting witness's evidence identifying children's father as man accompanying mother - Whether judge in error.