Only four more sleeps till Santa.

The parents of young Madeleine McCann have released a new video to help find their daughter. What ever the rights and wrongs of their decision to go out to dinner that night and leave their children unattended, their heartbreak is evident. After receiving a phone call from my own grandchild, a year younger than Madeleine who told me it was only four more sleeps to santa, I thought how devistated we’d be for her to have gone missing like that. At this time of year children are very much in our thoughts…..