Bo’ness family recommends fostering

200611 the kirkwood family, fostering feature.
200611 the kirkwood family, fostering feature.
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YOUNG Keano is rarely to be found off his bike, the five-year-old chuffed at having learnt how to ride in Bo’ness.

He’s come on leaps and bounds since literally crawling, like a baby, into the home of specialist long-term foster family the Kirkwoods a week before his fourth birthday.

He’d had a traumatic year but is now thriving with Brian (48), his wife Claire (37) and daughter Clair (18), and was pleased as punch to get a sports day medal at Kinneil nursery.

For the full story, see this week’s Journal and Gazette, on sale from Friday, July 8.