John Ellerington with his wife Jane.They have 2 children Robert & Beth and have 1 grandson Reuben. John works for North Yorkshire County Council as a social worker in fostering. Jane is a manager of a children’s centre in Doncaster. John has a number of years experience in child protection and adoption.
Andrew Grimshaw with his wife Alison. They are married with 3 children Michelle, Tim and Rachel. They have 3 grandchildren. Andrew is a qualified Podiatrist with his own business in Leeds. Alison is a practising midwife.
John Swift and his wife Joy are married with 4 children Andrew, Ruth, Stephen & Rachel. They have four grandchildren. They were foster parents themselves for a short time when their children were young. John worked in local government and NHS for over 42 years before retiring in 2010. He is a trustee for 3 other charities. Joy is a registered child minder.