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# Hyde and Seek

Last year
Former creches director avoids jail for 'roughly handling' child
Anne Davy, 66, a director of Hyde and Seek Creches, was secretly filmed in an RTÉ Investigates probe.
All time
Creche which featured in Prime Time exposé appeals order to pay €12,800 to whistleblower
The owners claim they never received a protected disclosure.
Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ
The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates programme.
Hyde and Seek creches at centre of controversy now hiring new staff
The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates piece on Prime Time.
RTÉ accused of criminal offences in making of Hyde & Seek exposé
Four Hyde & Seek crèches had been ordered to close by 31 December on foot of an order by Tusla.
Prosecution relies on RTÉ footage in Hyde and Seek crèche trial, judge told
A trial is expected to begin next February.
Hyde and Seek set to appeal after Tusla orders 4 creches to close by end of December
The company has said it does not accept the outcome of the regulatory process.
Fresh charges for Hyde & Seek creche and directors
The case has been brought by the Minister for Children and Youth affairs.
RTÉ accused of neglecting child safety in war of words with Tusla ahead of Hyde and Seek exposé
The RTÉ documentary about the Hyde and Seek chain was broadcast on 24 July.
Tusla: 'No cast-iron guarantee' that incidents seen in RTÉ creche footage will never happen again
The agency appeared before an Oireachtas hearing this morning.
Hyde & Seek creche owner ordered to pay damages over standard of rental accommodation in 2013
Anne Davy featured in an RTÉ Investigates documentary into childcare this week.
'Dodging regulations and ratios happens everywhere' - The realities of working in childcare
Low wages, high staff turnover and common ratio breaches are not unusual in the childcare industry.
'What do we want? Davy out' - Protest held outside Hyde and Seek creche
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
The Drumcondra creche was not covered on this week’s RTÉ documentary.
'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme
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
Children were filmed being roughly handled in the footage recorded by RTÉ Investigates, and concerns were raised about fire safety and other issues.
Owner of creche chain accused of 'huge breaches' after being filmed roughly handling children in care
An RTÉ documentary into practices at Hyde & Seek was broadcast earlier this evening.
Creche owner steps down following revelations in RTÉ investigation
Tusla inspection reports for the various Hyde and Seek creches also identified numerous non-compliance issues.