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#Hyde and Seek

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Former creches director avoids jail for 'roughly handling' child
# Court
# Court

Former creches director avoids jail for 'roughly handling' child

Jan 12th 2022, 5:31 PM 27,137 Views 0 Comments

Anne Davy, 66, a director of Hyde and Seek Creches, was secretly filmed in an RTÉ Investigates probe.

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Creche which featured in Prime Time exposé appeals order to pay €12,800 to whistleblower
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# Hyde And Seek

Creche which featured in Prime Time exposé appeals order to pay €12,800 to whistleblower

May 19th 2021, 8:07 PM 21,161 Views 0 Comments

The owners claim they never received a protected disclosure.

# hyde-and-seek - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ
# High Court
# High Court

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ

Mar 19th 2020, 3:56 PM 26,291 Views 0 Comments

The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates programme.

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Hyde and Seek creches at centre of controversy now hiring new staff
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# Hyde And Seek

Hyde and Seek creches at centre of controversy now hiring new staff

Feb 19th 2020, 6:00 AM 22,718 Views 0 Comments

The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates piece on Prime Time.

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

RTÉ accused of criminal offences in making of Hyde & Seek exposé
# Creches
# Creches

RTÉ accused of criminal offences in making of Hyde & Seek exposé

Dec 18th 2019, 8:02 PM 30,759 Views 0 Comments

Four Hyde & Seek crèches had been ordered to close by 31 December on foot of an order by Tusla.

# hyde-and-seek - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Prosecution relies on RTÉ footage in Hyde and Seek crèche trial, judge told
# Charged
# Charged

Prosecution relies on RTÉ footage in Hyde and Seek crèche trial, judge told

Dec 17th 2019, 4:13 PM 8,502 Views 0 Comments

A trial is expected to begin next February.

# hyde-and-seek - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Hyde and Seek set to appeal after Tusla orders 4 creches to close by end of December
# Closures
# Closures

Hyde and Seek set to appeal after Tusla orders 4 creches to close by end of December

Updated Nov 28th 2019, 2:18 PM 42,719 Views 1 Comment

The company has said it does not accept the outcome of the regulatory process.

# hyde-and-seek - Monday 25 November, 2019

Fresh charges for Hyde & Seek creche and directors
# Criminal Charges
# Criminal Charges

Fresh charges for Hyde & Seek creche and directors

Nov 25th 2019, 6:42 PM 24,764 Views 0 Comments

The case has been brought by the Minister for Children and Youth affairs.

# hyde-and-seek - Monday 14 October, 2019

RTÉ accused of neglecting child safety in war of words with Tusla ahead of Hyde and Seek exposé
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# Hyde And Seek

RTÉ accused of neglecting child safety in war of words with Tusla ahead of Hyde and Seek exposé

Oct 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 26,738 Views 32 Comments

The RTÉ documentary about the Hyde and Seek chain was broadcast on 24 July.

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Tusla: 'No cast-iron guarantee' that incidents seen in RTÉ creche footage will never happen again
# Oireachtas Hearing
# Oireachtas Hearing

Tusla: 'No cast-iron guarantee' that incidents seen in RTÉ creche footage will never happen again

Jul 31st 2019, 3:21 PM 8,292 Views 27 Comments

The agency appeared before an Oireachtas hearing this morning.

# hyde-and-seek - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Hyde & Seek creche owner ordered to pay damages over standard of rental accommodation in 2013
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# Hyde And Seek

Hyde & Seek creche owner ordered to pay damages over standard of rental accommodation in 2013

Jul 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 59,480 Views 57 Comments

Anne Davy featured in an RTÉ Investigates documentary into childcare this week.

# hyde-and-seek - Saturday 27 July, 2019

'Dodging regulations and ratios happens everywhere' - The realities of working in childcare
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

'Dodging regulations and ratios happens everywhere' - The realities of working in childcare

Jul 27th 2019, 8:30 AM 21,681 Views 26 Comments

Low wages, high staff turnover and common ratio breaches are not unusual in the childcare industry.

# hyde-and-seek - Friday 26 July, 2019

'What do we want? Davy out' - Protest held outside Hyde and Seek creche
# Childcare
# Childcare

'What do we want? Davy out' - Protest held outside Hyde and Seek creche

Jul 26th 2019, 5:37 PM 42,915 Views 41 Comments

The protest was held to demonstrate against the facility which was the subject of an RTÉ Investigates programme.

Issues of non-compliance found at fourth Hyde & Seek creche not featured in documentary
# Creche Scandal
# Creche Scandal

Issues of non-compliance found at fourth Hyde & Seek creche not featured in documentary

Jul 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 25,026 Views 22 Comments

The Drumcondra creche was not covered on this week’s RTÉ documentary.

# hyde-and-seek - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme

Updated Jul 25th 2019, 2:18 PM 53,962 Views 43 Comments

Meanwhile, Hyde and Seek it had taken steps to deal with “urgent issues” highlighted in the RTÉ programme last night.

Tusla releases advice for parents as Zappone 'appalled' at treatment of children in creches
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# Hyde And Seek

Tusla releases advice for parents as Zappone 'appalled' at treatment of children in creches

Jul 25th 2019, 8:41 AM 32,091 Views 77 Comments

Children were filmed being roughly handled in the footage recorded by RTÉ Investigates, and concerns were raised about fire safety and other issues.

# hyde-and-seek - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Owner of creche chain accused of 'huge breaches' after being filmed roughly handling children in care
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

Owner of creche chain accused of 'huge breaches' after being filmed roughly handling children in care

Jul 24th 2019, 10:30 PM 99,709 Views 12 Comments

An RTÉ documentary into practices at Hyde & Seek was broadcast earlier this evening.

Creche owner steps down following revelations in RTÉ investigation
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

Creche owner steps down following revelations in RTÉ investigation

Jul 24th 2019, 10:47 AM 69,335 Views 54 Comments

Tusla inspection reports for the various Hyde and Seek creches also identified numerous non-compliance issues.