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#Hyde and Seek

# hyde-and-seek - This year 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 27,170 Views 0 Comments

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

# hyde-and-seek - Last year 2021

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

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

May 19th 2021, 8:07 PM 21,188 Views 0 Comments

The owners claim they never received a protected disclosure.

# hyde-and-seek - All time

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 26,299 Views 0 Comments

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
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

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

Feb 19th 2020, 6:00 AM 22,752 Views 0 Comments

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
# Creches
# Creches

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

Dec 18th 2019, 8:02 PM 30,762 Views 0 Comments

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
# Charged
# Charged

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

Dec 17th 2019, 4:13 PM 8,505 Views 0 Comments

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
# 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 42,731 Views 1 Comment

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

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 24,769 Views 0 Comments

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
# Hyde And Seek
# 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 26,746 Views 32 Comments

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
# 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 8,294 Views 27 Comments

The agency appeared before an Oireachtas hearing this morning.

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

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

Jul 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 59,493 Views 57 Comments

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

'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 21,697 Views 26 Comments

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
# Childcare
# Childcare

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

Jul 26th 2019, 5:37 PM 42,919 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 25,040 Views 22 Comments

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
# 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 53,977 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
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

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

Jul 25th 2019, 8:41 AM 32,101 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.

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 99,738 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 69,347 Views 54 Comments

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