After blogging last night I went to Google as I had several times during the day but never saw the ribbon. I suddenly saw a white ribbon.
On clicking on it it told me it was International Day for remembering violence against women and children
I should have known that my lovely D step D was in a very abused relationship and spent several months in a refuge! but sadly we didn't know before hand :(
Thank goodness for Claire's Law which is spreading everywhere in the UK
Here they are 12 yrs on. Jo left her home when the 2 children were aged 2 and 5 years