Imagine being told you could no longer live with your brother or sister.

A Freedom of Information request has found that is what happened to one in three children in foster care last year.

Those who have experienced it first-hand have told Newsbeat it left them feeling “empty and alone”.

Reported by the BBC. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.