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Toni Maguire lives in the UK and has lived in Ireland.

Robbie Garner was born in Jersey in the 1950s. After his father tragically comitted suicide he and his three siblings were sent to live in children’s homes. His older brother was sent to Haut de la Garenne and Robbie and his younger brother were sent to Sacre Coeur, but they were later transferred to Haut de la Garenne and were subjected to horrific abuse during their time there. When they were teenagers they finally escaped the horrors of Haut de la Garenne. Robbie’s younger brother is now classified as having learning and behavioural difficulties as a result of the abuse he was subjected to as a child. Robbie has a responsible job and is a full time carer for his younger brother.