Victims of child abuse at an Aberdeen orphanage have been praised for their courage in coming forward to tell an inquiry of their ordeals.
Nuns in Aberdeen used high-level cleaning solution in bathwater when new residents arrived.
Nun and priests were aware sexual abuse was taking place at the Aberdeen home but did nothing about it, Lady Smith concluded.
Children were regularly humiliated and abused emotionally by nuns at Aberdeen.
One nun, Sister Alphonso, was convicted of four charges of assaulting children – three at Aberdeen – in 2000.
The former Bishop of Aberdeen publicly supported the nuns of Nazareth House after the Evening Express reported the horrific scale of the abuse.
Plans to build almost 40 flats on the grounds of a former nursing home have been given the go-ahead.
The number of reported abuse cases at an Aberdeen children’s home run by nuns has jumped by more than 10% since an inquiry was launched.
A nun has admitted children may have been made to kiss the bodies of dead nuns at an Aberdeen orphanage.
A nun has admitted to an inquiry that she beat and force-fed children at orphanages.
Three sisters were beaten until they bled and called derogatory names on their first day at an Aberdeen orphanage, an inquiry has heard.
A man stripped and beat a boy “black and blue” in an assault at a former children’s home in Aberdeen, an inquiry has heard.
A nun told a schoolboy “your family doesn’t want you, your country doesn’t want you” as she informed him he was to be sent from Aberdeen to Australia, an inquiry has heard.
A former resident of an Aberdeen children’s home has told how nuns would nip her skin and beat the children.
A national child abuse investigation will turn its focus on events at a former Aberdeen children’s home from next week.
A public inquiry investigating historic child abuse allegations at an Aberdeen children's home will start next year.